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The Rehearsal Dinner- A Culinary Masterpiece

Lemon ginger chicken, Greek potatoes, brown butter carrots, candied red and yellow beets, mango and jalapeño salmon, arugula- goat cheese- yellow zucchini-tomato and cucumber salad and …….saskatoon berry shortcake with minty whipped cream for dessert.  Sound like an amazing meal? It … Continue reading

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Images of Love

In honour of Valentine’s Day I decided to look for images from past pages of this blog that were associated with the word love. I married the love of my life in 1973. I love these three friends who have … Continue reading

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Team Work

 Last Sunday we went on a motorboat cruise on Louise Lake looking for birds. My brother-in-law Ken drove the boat. Our friend Dave used his binoculars to spot birds and ……. my husband Dave took photos of the birds with his … Continue reading

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All That Jazz in Kansas City

One night during our stay in Kansas City we decided we wanted to go and hear some jazz.  A number of our  Hong Kong friends’ group were at the wedding rehearsal dinner, others were golfing, so those of us who’d … Continue reading

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Minneapolis-ICS Hong Kong Wedding- Part 2

Dave and I are in Minneapolis to attend the wedding of our friends Rebekah and Daniel. We started our second day in the city with a visit to the Art Institute. Dave and our friend Jon had booked an early … Continue reading

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Who Knew About Fennel?

At the downtown Farmer’s Market last week I saw fennel and decided since I’d never tasted it I was going to buy some.  What do you know the next day’s newspaper had a recipe for a salad with fennel. My … Continue reading

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It Was A Family Affair

Our son Bucky got married on July 14th. The celebration was definitely a family affair with everyone in both families pitching in to make the wedding a success.  My sister Kaaren came to the church where the reception would be … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Wet Markets- A Place of Art

I visited the St. Norbert Farmers Market here in Winnipeg this week and I was struck by the contrast between it and the fresh produce markets in Hong Kong. They were called wet markets.  A wet market is a collection … Continue reading

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