Lou


“I was mingled with the sky. I was comets
whizzing here and there. I was suns in heat, hell – I was
galaxies. But now look – I am
landlocked in fur.”

From “Love Poems from God” Daniel Ladinsky

What is summer time without you lazily making your way across the yard to sit with me and enjoy a glass of wine in the evening? What is laundry day without you pouncing on the sheets as I try to make the bed or napping in the freshly washed dish towels. I miss you all the time my little friend. Now you are free, no longer landlocked in fur.

Spinach and Mushroom Calzones

I hadn’t had a calzone in years when they randomly popped into my head one day. I really like them, but I think I’ve avoided eating them for so long because I always seem to burn my mouth on them. Anyway, once I got the idea to make calzones into my head I couldn’t get… Read more »

My 30th Birthday

Yesterday was my 30th birthday and it was such a special day, I wanted to make a quick post sharing some pictures and a few details about the day. I have been off work for the past few weeks recovering from a scheduled surgery, so I have been a little bit down lately and not… Read more »

My Favourite Travel Books

Whenever I’m planning a trip I always spend a significant amount of time trying to find the perfect book to bring with me. It needs to be engaging enough to hold my attention in a distracting airport but not too heavy a story. I like my holiday reads to be about adventure and to inspire… Read more »

Balinese Banana Pancakes

Last fall, while we were traveling in Bali, Jonathan discovered his love for banana pancakes. I’m pretty sure he ate them every single day. His favourite pancakes were at a hotel we stayed at on Gili Meno. The owner, Arief, would fry them up every morning while we sat in front of the only fan… Read more »