Creamy Gnocchi Vegetable Soup #Recipe

I am not a huge gnocchi fan. Perhaps I just haven't had the good stuff yet, but I wonder. For myself, it's a weird texture without much taste. However, as a waste not want not individual, I can't just toss out leftovers. ¬†Therefore, last week, as I sorted out my freezer and came across a half … [Read more...]

Chicken And Cabbage Pasta #TastyTuesday #recipe

One of my favourite dishes is Lazy Mans Cabbage Rolls. (Recipe HERE) It's super easy and a great way to add vegetables to your dinner menu. Many times I'm asked about simple but healthy dishes. In particular, one reader is always asking me for more cabbage recipes. Therefore, I've been working on … [Read more...]

Travel To San Diego? It’s On My Bucket List

Those of you who follow me regularly, know that I have the travel bug. If I could, I'd travel somewhere every single month. My focus being on sun and beaches but I'm open to other destinations as well. One place that's on my bucket list is San Diego. It's on the coast, it has many fabulous … [Read more...]

Easy Peasy Homemade Coleslaw #Recipe #TasteyTuesday

The other weekend, I was walking through Canadian Tire and saw they had the Hamilton Beach 10 cup Food Processor on sale. I've been wanting one for ages. I admit to being cheap though. I mean, did I need to spend money on something I'm capable of doing by hand? Well, yes and no. I've been doing … [Read more...]

Summer Lovin’ – How’s Yours Been So Far?

You may of noticed that I've been noticeably absent since summer began. It's been my intention to stay away from the blog as much as possible. I want this summer to be about family, friends, sunshine and relaxation. Summer is a time to regroup. For the most part, it's been going well. The summer … [Read more...]

Canada Day Once A Year? Why Not All Month/All Year? #streamteam @Netflix_CA

We often hear about our neighbours down south and pride they have in their country. It's my belief that Canadians have just as much pride, they just don't show it as often. Canada Day is the one time all year that Canadians get out, enjoy Canada and the Canada Day celebrations. Our focus is on … [Read more...]

Wookiee What I Got! #Recipe #streamteam #StarWars @Netflix_CA

Ok, alright! I know that may of been a bit of a cheesy title but I couldn't resist. It was right in front of me. Anyhow, if you're a star wars fan or if you're looking for a great activity for your kids, you have to check out these wookiee cookies! Don't they look awesome! I think I'm going … [Read more...]

Star Wars Fans: The Force Awakens July 15th On @Netflix_CA #StreamTeam

Star Wars came out when I was, ahem.... let's just say, a little younger! Not only was it a huge hit, it was the film! It's lasted through generations and continues to grow. If you're a fan, and who isn't, you have that adventure in your soul! You can close your eyes and hear R2 D2! You can picture … [Read more...]

Meatloaf Was Painful – Save Your Money

Have you ever experienced something so painful that you just needed it to be over? I did, this past long weekend and it was sad. Very, very sad. Let me say, I love Meatloaf. I love the music. I grew up relating to the songs as many of us do. However, you can't go back. This was never so obvious … [Read more...]

Listen Up! @Caseco_Inc Is Music To My Ears #Review #Giveaway

¬† There's nothing better than lying on your deck with your eyes closed, listening to music and soaking up some rays. That is, unless you're on a beach doing the same thing!¬†Music is universal and enjoyed by the masses. It can motivate you during your workout or soothe you after an argument. Our … [Read more...]

Flex Appeal 2.0 From @Skechers_Canada #Review #Giveaway #Canada

Ten days ago, I began the 21 day fix. It's an exercise and nutritional program. I'm not doing the nutritional part, just the exercise. It is hard! No joke. I tried bare feet, socks and ballerina type slippers. Bare feet is ok, don't do the socks or slippers routine. What was I thinking? Who knows. … [Read more...]

A Lightened Version Of Sesame Chicken #Recipe

Last week, I was going through my freezer and taking inventory. It's that time of year when I want to spend less time cooking and more time outdoors. I prep for this by making extra meals and freezing them. While organizing, I noticed that I still have quite a few chicken breasts in the freezer. I … [Read more...]