So, I've had a love-hate relationship with social media but especially Facebook. I've learned that it's impossible to be friends with everyone you know in real life. I have a hard rule of not adding supervisors or managers onto social media. That always seems to bite you in the ass. At my last job, I … Continue reading You’re damned if you do. You’re damned if you don’t – updated
"It is with a heavy heart" - I never knew what this phrase meant until I got older and started losing friends to cancer, and other illnesses. The first major death in our family was when my uncle got into a car accident when I was 18. It was on Halloween week and we spent … Continue reading Shower Thoughts – “it is with a heavy heart” – what does that even mean?
It is days like today when I am reminded why I started this blog. At first, it was a way for me to vent and rant about daily life. Then it grew and became a life form of its own with recipes, cooking and fitness tips and pretty much anything I want to write about. … Continue reading An ode to my mother on her birthday
I'm not going to apologize for not writing as much as usual this week. Sometimes I need to take breaks. And other times, I just don't feel like cooking. That's what this week has been. But I have some ground beef defrosting in the fridge and perhaps I'll make a meatloaf and share my recipe … Continue reading Grief. Time doesn’t heal all wounds.
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 … Continue reading I’m craving my mum’s chicken pot pie