Tag: celebrations

  • New Year’s Eve 2010/2011

    Here we are on the eve of 2011. My goodness, it seems like just yesterday that so many people (not me of course, I never would have bought into that foolishness) were bunkering down for the coming disaster of Y2K. The sales of candles and canned beans must have been¬†extraordinary in the months leading up…

  • Christmas Dinner 2010 in the Robinsmith House

    Somehow I became in charge of organizing, planning, preparing and cooking the Christmas feast for our household this year. Knowing that I was going to be feeding carnivores as well as vegetarians, my first stop was the Queens Park Meat Market. Without letting on that I am usually a vegetarian (these are people who have…

  • Celebrating Sunday Night Dinner

    One of my favourite memories from my childhood (other than the fact that our entire family moved, to live for a number of years, to our summer cabin…how cool is that!) was our weekly Sunday night dinners. Our family always feasted so well. Perhaps that was where and when I developed my appreciation for food…food…