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Instant Pot Beef Stew

I went ahead and tried another Instant Pot meal. I figured I can make a pretty amazing mac and cheese, so why not try beef stew? So I did. What’s it take to make a beef stew? Some stewing beef, … Continue reading

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What the Numbers of Vehicles Sold in Canada Tell Us

I was looking over the data for vehicle sales in Canada and the most interesting part of the data is that trucks seem to be the biggest sellers in Canada. In 2016 the top three vehicles sold in Canada were … Continue reading

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Instant Pot Mac and Cheese

We got home from a soggy morning skiing on Grouse Mtn and needed some quick, warm-up the innards, comfort food. Daughter and I agreed to try making mac and cheese in our relatively new Instant Pot. Although you can sauté … Continue reading

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New Year’s Celebrations and Resolutions

I’m not one for making resolutions on New Year’s Eve but I do try to make small adjustments to how I live my life. Last year, or the year before, or maybe even the year before that, I decided to … Continue reading

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Making a Farmhouse Kitchen Table

I decided to make myself a new “farmhouse style” kitchen table for my cabin from a couple of bug-killed trees I cut down around my cabin years ago. After cutting the trees down, my friend and I used an Alaskan-Sawmill … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

A day late but, Merry Christmas everybody!!

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Cabin Cooking; Brussel Sprouts

We took a trip to the cabin and we cooked the kids favourite vegetable – Brussel sprouts. Yep, my kids love Brussel sprouts. Perhaps that is because of the way we cook them. Have a look and see what you … Continue reading

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Taco Tuesday on a Wednesday

Our Taco Tuesday came a day late this week! We had tacos at Taqueria Playa Tropical Mexican Restaurant in New Westminster yesterday on our way home from a late day at school. The tacos are $2 each if you go … Continue reading

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Day Two Traveling the Fraser Canyon

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The Scenic 7 to the Fraser Canyon

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