Entries by ValleyFamilyFun

Wish Come True Candies

Wish Come True Candies   I first saw reference to these goodies on a friend’s Facebook page. I knew I had to have the recipe, and thankfully she obliged!  Confession: I don’t think mine turned out at all!  However, they were still so good, I decided to share the recipe, because if you make them […]

How to Make Okonomiyaki: Japanese Style Pancakes

How to Make Okonomiyaki: Japanese Style Pancakes When I lived in Japan, these savoury pancakes were one of my favourite meals. What’s great, is that it it’s a “Choose Your Own Adventure” and you can add whatever ingredients you like!  We make these a lot at home, using this adaption from a Japanese cookbook called […]

Best Homemade Waffles Ever

Best Homemade Waffles Ever A few years ago, when I got my waffle maker, my sister gave me her recipe for the best-ever homemade waffles.    The recipe is so big that it makes a lot for leftovers. I stick them in the freezer and the kids pop them in the toaster before school.  When […]

Eating out with Friends and Family at Sushi Fang

Eating out with Friends and Family at Sushi Fang We are making it our mission to eat our way around the Annapolis Valley, trying different restaurants, like Sushi Fang, to give you the scoop on great places to eat. #SupportLocal Our family loves Sushi Fang.  Having lived in Japan and traveled through a lot of […]

Family Fun at the Old Orchard Inn Greenwich

Family Fun at the Old Orchard Inn Greenwich Disclosure: Our family was invited to attend a family-friendly March Break event at the Old Orchard Inn, Greenwich which was normally only open to inn guests! All opinions are our own.  When the Old Orchard Inn in Greenwich invited us to come to a pirate treasure hunt […]

Easter Roundup of Crafts, Recipes and Activities

Easter Roundup of Crafts, Recipes and Activities   This blog contains a collection of ideas for Easter including recipes, crafts, activities, decorations and more! Some are from Valley Family Fun, while others are rounded up from my Maritime blogging friends. Be sure to check out their sites for lots of ideas!    Everything Easter!  25+ […]

How to make Easter Diorama for Church

How to make an Easter Diorama for Church When we lived in the UK for 5 months, we visited several cathedrals around Easter time. We saw these gorgeous dioramas on display and knew we had to come home and recreate one here. I had never seen one before, and had a hard time finding anything […]