What's Cooking: five days of … kale

I’ve been focusing on mostly art and music this last week. I’m still on my fitness challenge and trying desperately to lose weight. I cook almost every day – except for days when I have leftovers from the night before. I’m experimenting more with healthy desserts using frozen fruits as well. I ate kale last…

Daily Art Therapy: Majestic Mountains

Sometimes, you get lucky and things work out beautifully with digital art. The right combination of brushes and blends. This one took a lot of blending. I really do need to invest in a drawing tablet to see how far I can go with detail. What do you think of the colours? I love the…

Fitness: meal plans for successful weight loss

So, I know I’ve been writing a lot the past few days. That’s how inspiration is. It comes. And it goes. I’ve been mostly a home body these days. With the exception of seeing my dad on the weekends, and my weekly church visit to see family and to play a little music – that’s…

What's Cooking: lazy Monday night cooking – kale & dumplings

Took a break from cooking on the weekend. Sometimes I get lazy. Here’s a new recipe I cooked up tonight: Cooked kale and pork dumplings. Cooked Kale and Pork Dumplings This is really lazy cooking. You can make your own dumplings but honestly, store bought ones are so cheap and delicious. I try new ones…

Grief: On this day, I remember.

I never got to meet my grandfather Otto. He was a freedom fighter in Denmark during World War II. He was also sent to a concentration camp in Germany for two years because of his actions. He was a war hero. And it was the staple for my family moving to Canada – specifically Edmonton….