Bumble Berry Crumble

I made a Bumble Berry Crumble on a whim yesterday before heading out for our small Thanksgiving dinner – and it was a hit. I just ate a small piece for desert tonight and yummy. I thought I would share this recipe as it turned out really well. What I would recommend is using really…

I’m craving my mum’s chicken pot pie

Yesterday morning as I sat around moping and deciding what to do for the day in terms of food, I texted my bro in law to wish the family a Happy Thanksgiving. We haven’t always gotten along in the past but in the past few years with caring for dad – we’ve really bonded. Color…

Happy Thanksgiving from me to you

This morning I woke up feeling a little sad and lonely. Being single and living on my own is fine for the most part. But it’s holiday time – Thanksgiving and Christmas that I start missing my family. Especially my mum. Mum would always get up really early on Thanksgiving day. By 9:00 in the…

Friday morning coffee and a bagel

It’s early Friday morning as I write this. It’s still dark outside – or more accurately, it’s twilight time. This is my favorite time of day when I’m awake to see it. The world is still peaceful and quiet. I have a hot cup of coffee. I just polished off a delicious bagel with whipped…

Comfort food: Creamy Asparagus Soup and Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

I’m feeling a little sick to the stomach after the emotional turmoil we faced saying goodbye to the house. I’m also really missing my mum more than ever. Especially with Thanksgiving coming up this weekend and our family is not allowed to get together to celebrate. COVID cases are on the rise here and the…

Apple Crumble Recipe – easy to make and delicious

Last night, I made the best apple crumble I’ve ever tasted. I’m honestly amazed at how good it turned out. I ate a second helping before bed – bad I know – but man. It’s tasty. I’m going to make another batch this week with the crab apples my sister gave me. Maybe it’s the…