My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

I missed the last couple of weeks - this house has been sick, so only Chicken Noodle Soup and Whisky hot toddies were on the menu! We seem to be recovering, but are still hankering for comfort food, so this week's menu is just that. Monday: Turkey/Lasagna Soup. This isn't exactly "soup" per se, but … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

I lost 2 lbs last week! Yay! I'm feeling great and sleeping well, so that's good too! This week's jar salads are Cobb Salad in a Jar with Buttermilk Ranch Dressing. I also used the Buttermilk Ranch Dressing to dip my vege snacks into :). One of the ingredients in the salad was Blue Cheese … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

February In Our Garden

With our move to BC's Sunshine Coast, came a bit more land than we had at our townhouse - way more.  So we've decided to resuscitate our dream of growing our own vegetables and herbs. At the moment, the space where we plan to have our vegetable garden looks like this Our landlord is building … Continue reading February In Our Garden

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Well, I'm still not sure if I've lost any weight. Our new scale arrived last week, but I guess I'll have to wait a week until I know for sure. I'm certain I haven't gained anything, as my clothes haven't got any tighter!  🙂 When I made the Balsamic Roast Veggie & White Bean Pasta, … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Well, I'm not sure exactly how much weight I lost this week because my scale gave up the ghost. I don't know anyone else that's happened to! We ordered a new one, but it hasn't arrived yet. I can say that my clothes are slightly less tight, so I must have lost something. My lack of … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Small Space Solutions – a Place for Books and a Cozy New Living Room

Hi Guys, I know I keep saying this, but we live in a really small cottage - 650 sq. feet - and I think I'm slowly getting the hang of this small space living. One of the rooms that we hadn't really tackled since moving in, was hubby's man cave. A lot of stuff was … Continue reading Small Space Solutions – a Place for Books and a Cozy New Living Room

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life and, at last – weight loss!

Hello all! I am excited to say that I lost 6.5 lbs last week! Just from switching a few things around and finding alternative snacks. To recap, click here I won't say that I didn't struggle a bit in the beginning, because I did. It's tricky in the beginning to change the habits of a … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life and, at last – weight loss!

Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate & Mulled Wine

Hi Guys. Happy New Year! I hope you all had a good holiday and are all getting back to normal. I'm sure glad we are. I love the holidays, but it's quite exhausting. We had a very chocolate Christmas. I picked up some ideas from Jamie Oliver and made this lovely, lacy chocolate It was so … Continue reading Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate & Mulled Wine

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Hi guys, I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and New Year. Ours was filled with lots of chocolate and other yummy things. Of course, I put back on the 4 lbs that I lost, but now that things are back to normal, I have really started to get serious about losing weight while … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) vegetarian life

Hi Guys! It's been two weeks since my last post on this. Time is just flying by. I've been busying trying to get my house ready for Christmas - just finished off a batch of Christmas jam yesterday. You can read about that here. I lost 2 lbs last week, but fell off the wagon … Continue reading My (almost) Vegetarian Life