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Putting the Whimsical Back into Birthdays

“Can we just leave it open? See what the day brings?” He responded to my inquiry as to what he may want to order for takeout on his birthday. Without actually saying it, I knew what my husband really desired for his special day.

Bowls Bowl Me Over

Some people are addicted to chocolate or fascinated by the various items one can make with a muffin tin. For me, I’m bowled over by bowls.

Decorating 2020

For the first time since moving to Canada, Mike and I will be spending the holiday at home – just the two of us and our cat. Mike, as it was later told to me, looked at the tree and wondered what trinkets or ornaments would mark 2020 – the year everything was put on paused, changed and rerouted.

NFL: Together When Apart

COVID-19 has presented us with an incredible challenge – how to stay connected while apart. It’s a challenge my family and I conquered long ago. The one thing that unites us from afar – NFL.


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Hi, I’m Lillie. Previously a magazine editor, I became a full-time mother and freelance writer in 2017. I spend most of my time with my kids and husband over at The Brown Bear Family but this blog is for my love of food and sharing my favourites with you!

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