Beautiful British Columbia

My friend, John, always joins me for the Celebration of Light festival in Vancouver. The festival is a fireworks exhibition where countries compete for the best pyrotechnic display. This year, the competing countries were: The United States, France and Japan. Japan was favoured to win, and they did. Personally, I thought Japan’s display had several …

Taco Tuesday (On Saturday)

I’ve been jonesing for tacos like my mother used to make us when my brothers and I were kids. You know the kind; ground beef, onions, chili powder, garlic powder, onion powder and cumin. Prepackaged taco seasoning was WAY too expensive for my mother. She made them with fried corn tortillas, chopped tomatoes, shredded cheddar …