My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Hello all. I hope you had a wonderful weekend. You may remember last week I confessed my undying love for chocolate. Well, I managed an entire week without chocolate (or any other sugar, for that matter) - except one teeny tiny bar on Wednesday. And I didn't even miss it! Amazing what you can do … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Hi everyone. I just noticed that my last post was almost a month ago! I can't believe it's been that long. Things have been quite hectic here lately and I had a very stressful 2 or 3 weeks at work to the point where I almost made myself ill. I've been down this road before, … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Hello All. I realize I missed a week or two. Where does the time go? While I love to cook, I do not love to come home from work and spend an hour doing it every night (and all the clean up that goes with it). And that's what I was doing these past few … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My almost vegetarian life

Hello all. How are you doing? We're doing fine here. I missed the last couple of weeks as we went into Vancouver to see my 3 year old grandson who was visiting from Edmonton and got behind in household stuff and it's taken me until now to catch up! Well, we survived an entire week … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Hi everyone. I hope you all had a wonderful holiday. I had the nicest time off. It's wonderful to spend time at home and just mooch around and enjoy. It's back to work for me today after 10 lovely days. I must admit, I'm having a little trouble getting back into it. Typing, spelling and, … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Skinny Soup, Pumpkin Chili & More

My (almost) vegetarian Life

Good morning from Halfmoon Bay. We are well into the loooong, dark, rainy days of winter. Thank goodness we got our yard work done yesterday as part of our Operation Clean up (well, except for the porch stones) because it's raining today. These are the kinds of days that make you want to curl up … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life – Skinny Soup, Pumpkin Chili & More

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

This week is a clean-out-the freezer week. I have some ribs and a lovely roast that needs to be eaten soon, so this is the week to do it. I luuurve roast beef & yorkshire pudding! I didn't lose any weight this week (might be the glass of red wine every night), but I did't … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My almost vegetarian life

It's cooled down quite a lot since my last post and it sure feels like Fall...ish. We're still waiting for our tomatoes to ripen, but the Swiss Chard is growing like a weed and I've picked enough of it to add to a stew (tonight's dinner) and one of our favourite meals - Kenyan Braised … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Hi all. It's been a busy weekend! After almost two years on worker's compensation, hubby has been cleared to go back to work! Yay! It's been that long since I made lunches, and this weekend I decided to keep it simple until I could come up with more, er, creative but not too time-consuming, ideas. … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

My (Almost) Vegetarian Life

Wine cake

The dog-food experiment has been a great success! To read more about that, click here.  Once a week, I load up the slow cooker with all the scraps, leftovers and cheap meat that I save for them in a big plastic container in the fridge. To this I add water and cook for 6 hours. … Continue reading My (Almost) Vegetarian Life