Barley & Lentil Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

December 28, 2016

Every year I gripe at the sheer craziness that takes over come December, and every year, once Christmas morning arrives and the world takes a much needed pause, I relish in the the quiet time we get to spend together with friends and family. This year was no exception, as we did what we always do come December 25th. A … Read More

ShiraBarley & Lentil Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

20 Favourite Holiday Recipes

December 23, 2016

Can we believe it’s already the end of another whole year? I know this is said every year but I can’t help but feel that somehow time is speeding up even more in this new age we are living in. I sort of blame technology, but in recent weeks have come to the conclusion that this fleeting feeling we have … Read More

Shira20 Favourite Holiday Recipes

Travel: A Few Days in Portland Oregon

July 30, 2013

I know I’ve shared this before in the past few weeks, but it needs to be repeated that after last summer’s epic trip to France, this year is all about the small things – smaller trips, smaller impact, and certainly, smaller expenses. We haven’t the means to travel like we did last summer all the time, and it is precisely … Read More

ShiraTravel: A Few Days in Portland Oregon