30 Sep

Beet and Carrot Cake

  I love October! The colours in my home reflect the colours outside. Whenever I look at our Saskatchewan riverbank in autumn, I am reminded of my late aunt’s delicious beet-carrot cake. There are many ways to enjoy beets and carrots, but they are most versatile when grated. If you are going to grate vegetables, grate extra...  Continue Reading

17 Sep

I Miss My Mother-in-law

  My mother-in-law has been experiencing excruciating pain in her mid-to-lower back. She can barely walk, and, at ninety-five, her entire body wants to quit. I took her to the doctor this weekend in hopes of finding a better treatment for her pain. With my help, she willed her body from the car, into the office, and finally ma...  Continue Reading

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