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Hi my name is Chantal. The love of my life, Khristian has dubbed me a modern maven. Together we have created this space as a place to share the artful experience of everyday. We are a young couple planning and creating a life that we love. Enjoying the little things and sharing the stuff we learn along the way of being “adults” on this crazy ride called life.

 

The Curious Connoisseur
Baking Recipes, Breads

Biga Bread Starter

Biga Bread Starter
Biga Bread Starter
Biga Bread Starter
Biga Bread Starter
Biga Bread Starter
Biga Bread Starter
Biga Bread Starter

  Bread (made from Biga Starter)   Here's one of my favs…..50% Whole Wheat Bread with Biga Sample Schedule (so you are not messin' with dough at 3:00 a.m.)  Mix the biga at 6 p.m., mix the final dough at…

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Homemade Bread : Handmade Memories

Homemade Bread : Handmade Memories
Homemade Bread : Handmade Memories

Homemade Bread : Handmade Memories (by Karin Galliott)   I've had a love/hate relationship with bread all my life!  And all the diet gurus were telling me not to have it in my diet because it isn't good for me but…

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Driftwood

Driftwood
Driftwood
Driftwood
Driftwood
Driftwood

Driftwood  (A poem by Karin Galliott O'Keefe)   Small wisps of cloud drift overhead and from my rock I hear the gentle slap of water hit the beach and I feel my soul soar.   Then I gaze past my…

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Game of Thrones Drinking Game

Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game

“THE WINDS OF WINTER”   Cheers When the Theme Song begins, and take your first sip!   Take a drink (sip) every time you see/hear: Freebies:  A naked person Someone drinks wine/ale A god is mentioned (The many faced, the…

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Game of Thrones Drinking Game

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Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game

“BATTLE OF THE BASTARDS”   Cheers When the Theme Song begins, and take your first sip!   Take a drink (sip) every time you see/hear: Freebies:  A naked person Someone drinks wine/ale A god is mentioned (The many faced, the…

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Winery Experience (Tawse & Redstone)

Winery Experience (Tawse & Redstone)
Winery Experience (Tawse & Redstone)
Winery Experience (Tawse & Redstone)

  Let me share with you some of the wonderful wines I experienced in the Niagara region. If you were thinking of heading to wine country in southern Ontario this season I have some recommendations for you. On the weekend Khristian…

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Game of Thrones Drinking Game
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Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game
Game of Thrones Drinking Game

  “The Broken Man”   Cheers When the Theme Song begins, and take your first sip!   Take a drink (sip) every time you see/hear:   A Raven Bronn play fights with pod Jaime looks awesome in his Lannister armor…

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  I have tried picking the ultimate list for a Game of Thrones drinking game. I have found I include too much which could lead to a Game of Thrones drunk game. So I decided to cut it down, and…

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