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Recipe: Gluten Free Buckwheat Pancakes

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Gluten Free Buckwheat Pancakes

    Every summer for the past 6 years I’ve taken my three kids (now adults) to Seattle for a vacation. We love it there! It could be the great gluten free food, Pikes Place Market, all the shopping amenities, the ocean, the university district, the markets or mainly because its so beautiful. Its a […]

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Travel: Gluten Free In Toronto

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Gluten Free Toronto

If you follow me on Facebook and Twitter, you may have noticed that I was in Toronto a few weeks ago. It’s a city I had gotten to know more and more while my daughter went to school there and, when she decided to make a trip back, I decided that I wanted to as […]

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Travel Diary: Big Island Part VI

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Travel Diary: Hawaii Part VI

I hope everyone has been enjoying my travel blogs about the Big Island, Hawaii. I had a really hard time trying to condense our trip in to one or two blogs so that’s why we ended up with six! This is the final blog on Hawaii. Time for a teaser! The next few blogs are […]

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Travel Diary: Big Island Hawaii Part V

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Travel Diary: Hawaii Part IV

We are really loving Hawaii. The sun, heat, waves, and humidity are absolutely lovely. We¬†live in Calgary, Alberta and it’s winter there, which means cold temperatures, snow, no-humidity, and mega dryness. When we left Calgary my hands were cracking and bleeding. So you can understand all the enthusiasm. I would highly recommend the Hilton Waikoloa […]

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Travel Diary: Big Island Hawaii Part IV

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Travel Diary: Hawaii Part IV

  Today was a great day! After lounging at the Hotel for 3 days, enjoying the sun and water, we got in to our rental car and went exploring. First we loaded up a beach bag and headed to Puako Beach. It’s a public beach, quite small, and has a lot of trees covering the […]

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Travel Dairy: Big Island Part II

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At the hotel I picked up the “Big Island of Hawaii Dining” in Paradise magazine. I was so excited when I saw one of the cover stories on Island Farmers Markets. Being in tropical paradise with heat and endless sunshine I couldn’t ¬†imagine the abundance of fruit and veggies. I could hardly contain my excitement. […]

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Travel Diary: Big Island Hawaii Part I

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We departed Calgary on January 3rd for the Big Island in Hawaii. Kevin and I haven’t been to Hawaii since our honeymoon 26 years ago. On our honeymoon we visited Oahu and Kauai, so we were excited to see a new island. My hubby was also really excited about seeing the Volcano. Our flight was […]

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Weekend at the Chateau Lake Louise

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This year for my husbands Christmas party we were lucky enough to stay at the Chateau Lake Louise, in Lake Louise Alberta. The Chateau for many years has been voted one of the worlds top ten hotels. For us it is a 2 hour drive from Calgary. I was nervous about spending the weekend without […]

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Trip to Vancouver and Seattle!

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vancouver seattle skyline

Last week 4 of us went on a holiday to Vancouver and Seattle. Vancouver to visit a dear friend and then on to Seattle to do some US shopping. As Canadians, we have for the last 5 years headed to the west coast and then down to the US. It is really only a 11 […]

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Trip to Los Angeles

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Well Kevin and I are back from our week in LA. We stayed at the lovely Belamar Hotel in Manhattan Beach. The weather was fantastic, and we basically relaxed in the sun and sand for the week. Eating Gluten-free for the week was no problem. I found that I could eat off most menus and […]

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