~ Our Taco Bar Visit at the Villa del Palmar Flamingos, Puerto Vallarta ~

Another gorgeous, hot day in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, and it was time to eat. My mother had never had tacos before, so off we went to check out the Taco Bar. Pretty delicious looking tacos, right!? They were indeed! They had quite the variety of vegys and sauces you could add, some spicy, some not, which was fun. But the one thing that kinda grossed … Continue reading ~ Our Taco Bar Visit at the Villa del Palmar Flamingos, Puerto Vallarta ~

~ Winter’s leaving? What of the Birds?~

This morning, I met my gang of birdwatchers down at Lorimer Rd. There were 9 of us, sometimes there are more people, sometimes less. 17 cm’s fell in the mountains last night and when I left the house at 7:50, approximately 8 cm’s (3 1/2 “) lay on our stairs and sidewalk …. should I stay and shovel?  I do have the contract for this … Continue reading ~ Winter’s leaving? What of the Birds?~

~ Lemon Poppy-Seed Muffins & a Morning with the Birds ~

I’m sitting out in the sunshine, on the boulders, just outside my condo, 13 C, little windy out, and waiting for my Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins to come out of the oven. The batter tasted amazing, so I am hoping the muffins do too!!  I have been inspired to try lemon poppy seed muffin recipes because my son loved the ones from the IGA, but of … Continue reading ~ Lemon Poppy-Seed Muffins & a Morning with the Birds ~

~ Rising at 7 a.m. and Vegan Banana Waffles ~

Rising at 7 a.m. on a Saturday when I could have slept in!  But then I lay there and thought, but what about all the awesome pictures I could take? And with that, I jumped out of bed, sprang into my clothes, and what a glorious day it was!  Yes, it rained to start with, (I don’t really care, I love the rain), but at the … Continue reading ~ Rising at 7 a.m. and Vegan Banana Waffles ~