We all like to have a garden that looks neat and tidy, and if you have somewhat of a green thumb then you probably do most of the yard work yourself. When it comes to cleaning up the garden, there is undoubtedly plenty that you can do yourself. However, there are also some maintenance, problem-solving, … Continue reading When is it Worth Getting Professional Help for Your Garden?
Three years ago, hubby's mom passed away. Among her things, was beautiful hope chest that was given to her for her 16th birthday, in the late 1950s. Since then, it's been used to store a variety of things, mainly her childrens' baby things, but, more recently, it was left to gather dust in a corner … Continue reading From Old & Tired Hope Chest to New TV Stand
Hi All. So glad you're here. These past few months I've been struggling with cravings ... chips, popcorn, chocolate - lots of chocolate! I had no control at all and it was starting to become a problem. I would munch may way somewhat happily, through a bowl of chips and a chocolate bar almost every afternoon! … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Going Keto
HellOooo. Well, the warm-ish weather didn't last very long and I've been getting my exercise mainly from shoveling snow! 🙄 Hubby devoured all his frozen meals with gusto and requested more of the same, so this time I made Unstuffed Cabbage Bowls and Easy Turkey Lasagna Soup (except I used ground beef) I decided to … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Cookies, Stir Fry & Cauliflower Cheese!
Hello everyone. It's been unseasonably warm here which also coincided with hubby coming home for five days, which is almost unheard of. We spent a few of those days exploring Edmonton's specialty stores. We found a wonderful Portuguese supermarket and bakery where we sat and had coffee and beautiful Portuguese Egg Tarts. We took some … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life & More Trucker Meals
I know, I know, it's been over month since I last posted anything here. Now that Christmas and New Year are a distant memory, things should be a lot more regular around here. My freezer meals from last month worked out really well. I did enjoy not having to cook every single night, but by … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life
Hello everyone! I've lost 3 lbs since Monday! Woo hoo! I stepped up my water intake and reduced my alcohol intake, and I've been keeping up with my exercises, be it 30 minutes walking with my dogs, or my lovely dance routine. I also run my business from my basement, and spend quite a bit … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Immune-Boosting Soup & More Freezer Meals
When it comes to your home, I cannot stress enough the importance of making your home express your personality and preferences. Your place of living should uplift your spirits and make you happy, energizing you for the day ahead and helping you unwind for restorative sleep at night. It's also a great opportunity to have some … Continue reading How to Incorporate Your Personality into Your Home
Hi All, Well, all the freezer meals for my truck driver husband were a hit! Whew! I, on the other hand, regressed into a kind of junk food land. The last time hubby was away for a week or two at a time was about 4 years ago, and so I'm not used to cooking … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – 7 Day Reset
Do you look at your home and feel uninspired? While sometimes, the answer is obvious that some organization is needed, and a little bit of moving things around can reinvigorate a space sometimes when you want to make your house look completely different to what it is, this can be a mammoth task. When you … Continue reading Inside/Out: Making Your House Like Brand New