a peek inside the fishbowl

27 Nov, 2008

I’ve got the goods

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Oh! Things!|Ottawa|Photography|Recipes and Food

Oh my pretties. You have NO IDEA what I’ve been doing today.

I will give you a clue. Feast your eyes on this:

just call me cookie monster

It’s not what you think.

I’m on deadline and don’t have time to write right now. But I’ll be back later.

9 Responses to "I’ve got the goods"

1 | ImogenSky

November 27th, 2008 at 4:09 pm


Since its not what we think, I’m going to say you sampled/ate those desserts all day today :)
Though if you made those I’d love the recipe for the top bars :)

2 | porter

November 27th, 2008 at 6:45 pm


I’m sooooo jealous! But if they were in my house they wouldn’t last the weekend! Your dish is stunning, love love love it.

3 | Marla

November 27th, 2008 at 7:56 pm


*praying for leftovers during my visit*

4 | Jen

November 27th, 2008 at 9:41 pm


Those top bars look like one of the ‘top 10’ desserts from either Chatelaine or Cdn Living last year – soooo good!

5 | Shan

November 28th, 2008 at 12:53 am


I hope you enjoyed them. You did a great job with the pictures. And I am so jealous you got to spend time with Karen. Triple love her.

6 | Lynn

November 28th, 2008 at 11:32 am


I’m with Porter…I love that dish. I’d gladly clear some space in my cupboard for one of those!

7 | smothermother

November 28th, 2008 at 3:22 pm


I know who did that baking and therefore know how much you enjoyed eating them. And the pics you took are incredible!

8 | Natalie

November 28th, 2008 at 6:39 pm


Andrea I just saw you on CBC tv news at 6. Nice! Sad block parents in Ottawa will no longer exist.

9 | andrea

November 28th, 2008 at 7:26 pm


Hee hee. Yes! That was me.
I wonder if I’ll go national? :)

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