And then Cibele, my sister-in-law (now resident in Ottawa I might add - woohoo!) said that they were always on the shelves of her Regina Superstore. Of course, we all know that Regina is the epicentre of all things good and unattainable here in Ontario.
So, I started to wonder. Will Tim Tams start being a staple on Loblaws' shelves right here in little old Ottawa? I did the logical thing. I went to Google. I found this posted just a few days ago on a blog called Chowhound:
Tim Tam good news!
I have been pestering Loblaws and Dominion for a while now with emails requesting Tim Tams.
The latest email I got back had this to say
Thank you for taking the time to write to us.
These cookies produced by Arnott's will be carried by our stores, and will be readily available by early November. Please visit your local store at this time for further information.
We look forward to serving you in our stores.
Maybe this means I can stop rationing.