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Pulse Love: Summer Snapshots

July was a crazy busy month so I missed my monthly Pulse Love post. Therefore I’ve decided to combine July and August and keep it simple – I’m sharing a few pulse field shots I took during my travels this summer. If you’ve had the opportunity to take a road trip across the Canadian Prairies… Continue reading Pulse Love: Summer Snapshots

Year of Joy

Year of Joy: July

July flew by. I can’t believe summer will be over in less than a month. July was a very busy month for me, but I like to be busy. It was a very exciting month with many things bringing me joy including Stampede and vacation. So let’s get started. Spent Canada Day at the Millarville horse… Continue reading Year of Joy: July

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Year of Joy: June

I can’t believe we’re halfway through the year 2016 already – the first six months have flown by. June is not only the beginning of summer but also my birthday month, so that means I should have even more to be joyful about this month. Let’s get started! June brings my favourite season – summer.… Continue reading Year of Joy: June

Agriculture · Food · Pulse Love · Recipes

Pulse Love: Saskatchewan Pulse Facts

It’s International Year of Pulses, as declared by the United Nations, so I’ve been showing pulses some love this year – and I’ve now reached the halfway point in my Pulse Love series. If you missed the previous posts, I’ve included links at the bottom of this post – check them out. This month I… Continue reading Pulse Love: Saskatchewan Pulse Facts

Food · Recipes

Recipe: Energy Bites

Lacking energy? Try these tasty treats. They’re packed full of healthy ingredients like flax seeds, oats and peanut butter. They’re easy and quick to make as they only contain five ingredients and no baking is required. Give them a try and let me know what you think. Enjoy! Ingredients: 2/3 cup creamy peanut butter 1/2 cup… Continue reading Recipe: Energy Bites

Motivational · Year of Joy

Year of Joy: May

May has come and gone, and it’s time for another Year of Joy post. I’ve declared 2016 my Year of Joy and every month I have many things to be joyful about. My favourite farmer, my dad, celebrated his 65th birthday doing what he loves, farming. Last year I travelled to Ontario on a regular… Continue reading Year of Joy: May

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Pulse Love: Alberta Pulse Facts

Last month I shared some interesting Canadian pulse facts as part of my Pulse Love series for International Year of Pulses. This month, May, I’m sharing some facts about the Alberta pulse industry. And it’s perfect timing as it’s spring seeding across the Canadian Prairies which means pulse crops such as lentils, chickpeas and field… Continue reading Pulse Love: Alberta Pulse Facts