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Trying Something New!
Sunday, May 09, 2021      2 comments

I have an excess of the ingredients needed to make a tuna melt and not all of those ingredients last indefinitely. Tuna melts have never been part of our regular menu. Maybe my mom has made me one, once at best, I've never really eaten them an... Read more
The Simple Life
Thursday, May 06, 2021      2 comments

Remember when life was simple? We were young, maybe grade one, we went to school, we ate from a lunch box, we came home, dinner was ready. We sat (or squirmed) for most of the day at a desk and went wild at recess. Freedom! LOL Today,... Read more
3am Light Bulb Moment (Too Hungry To Sleep)
Friday, June 10, 2016      2 comments

I am sooo tired of being hungry, all the time - quite literally! :( I get so hungry in the night that I wake up and can't get back to sleep. :( I eat well, way too well. Maybe. If fat stores are an indication, then of course I eat way too ... Read more
Rainy Day Dance, Old School Style...
Wednesday, April 06, 2016      1 comments

Busy road, no sidewalks, just had some icy rain, not exactly the safest combination for getting out and walking. What to do?! I have a VCR! Remember those things! LOL Mine's hooked up and working! I went to the basement to see if I sti... Read more
Legumes: So Good and Finally, Too Easy!
Tuesday, February 09, 2016      1 comments

Over the years, I've battled with the idea of cooking any kind of legumes from scratch, and mostly lost. Even when the recipe was "fool proof", it still wasn't. Today, I tried something different and it was just too easy. I must be dreaming! ... Read more
I'm Done With Acting My Age!
Monday, January 11, 2016      0 comments

I, like most other kids of the '70s and '80s, was as skinny as a rail, growing up. Then what happened?! Life and kids and slow down and hurry up and stress and ... everything but what I was doing through my childhood. Some things need us to ... Read more
Not Another Detox...
Saturday, January 02, 2016      2 comments

All the magazines will be coming out in the next few days, and there's bound to be at least one or two that use the word "detox". Yes, we tend to (over) indulge, from Thanksgiving, right through to when ever the New Year's left-overs are gone. ... Read more
Starting a New Trend - Calling in Tired
Saturday, December 12, 2015      3 comments

Just about everyone's had to call in "sick" at one point in time or another. My energy level's hit an all-time low, and I seriously considered calling in "tired". I drive school bus, so safety is totally an issue! I've honestly done better wo... Read more
World's Silliest Way to get More Sleep - and it Works!
Tuesday, November 24, 2015      2 comments

Out of pure silliness, my 17yo son and I have been making a bit of a big deal about the time when all the numbers are the same: 4:44, 11:11, etc. Sometimes, it's almost freaky how these numbers show up in our lives. I can't even begin to coun... Read more
Squashed Pizza or Pizza'd Squash?
Wednesday, November 18, 2015      3 comments

I am so grateful for the opportunity to help my grandson's school, by buying seed packs that they offered as a fundraiser. I am thankful that they offered veggie seeds, some even easy to grow! I am thrilled to have harvested 15 (or 17) buttern... Read more
Achy Legs Every Night?
Wednesday, November 11, 2015      2 comments

For too many nights, now, I'd wake up with my legs just totally aching. All I had to do to make them feel better is get out of bed. Unfortunately, I wasn't getting enough sleep by the time my achy legs woke me up. I have to pass a physical ev... Read more
Addicted to Food? How's Your Cage?
Sunday, August 30, 2015      0 comments

A friend had shared a slightly different report on this study, and it had me intrigued. This one includes the bit about addicts in Portugal - oh, how I wish other nations would follow that example! Very promising. Some of the comments do offe... Read more
Would You Like Veggies With That?
Thursday, July 16, 2015      0 comments

We all know how important it is to eat plenty of fruits and veggies, but not always sure how to squeeze some extra into our menu planning without feeling like we're forcing ourselves (or the kids and hubby). Honestly, a tablespoon of sauce on a... Read more
Big Night Tonight!!!
Tuesday, January 13, 2015      0 comments

eeek! Tonight's the night! One of the most important interviews of my life, and I only have half of my references lined up! I'm gonna have to step up my game! I could also be working today, but I mentioned the need to work a short shift. Will se... Read more
Too Late For Supper?
Thursday, December 18, 2014      1 comments

OK, everyone... when you come home too late for a meal but really you still should have something for supper - what's your best or favourite go to food?... Read more

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