Guinness Beef Stew

I distinctly  remember the first time I ever tried beef stew.  I was about 13 years old and new to Canada.  One night for dinner, I was given a plate of white rice topped with this wonderful, rich, home made beef stew.   I remember what a fantastic meal it was – rich broth, creamy… Continue reading Guinness Beef Stew

Pancakes with Blueberries and Chia Seeds

We are not one of those happy winter people – you know the kind, the ones who go out to skate on a frozen pond or to play hockey in the backyard rink, and even drive for hours to ski or snowboard.  And this year’s winter has been particularly BRUTAL! There is no word of… Continue reading Pancakes with Blueberries and Chia Seeds