A bowlful of memories, love and contemplations…

pea soup cornbread dinner signed

As Michael and I enjoyed our dinner yesterday evening, we reminisced about the foods we grew up with and how we never would have imagined then, that food and water would become a subject of so much controversy. We both love soups, especially during the colder weather, so we made my grandma’s and mom's delicious recipe of homemade pea soup “a la French Canadian” (my heritage), along with corn bread. This is one of my favourite cooked “comfort foods”. It inspired me to share about our … [Read more...]

Laughter is such powerful medicine!…

Spirit of Laughter signed

This is really an understatement - and scientific research has proved this to be true as well. I realized this even more when I initially posted this on Facebook. The response I received from such a huge number of people was so amazing! So many had been in need of laughter in that moment they saw my post. It enlightened me even more about the power of laughter. I'd felt guided to post that, even if the photo I chose to accompany it (created by me) made me look absolutely silly! Since the … [Read more...]