Thanksgiving meal planning for singles – treat yourself!

October 9 marks our Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada. Our family is planning a small dinner - don't worry. We're all vaxxed so it's completely safe. We went nearly a year without seeing each other during the pandemic, and we're so happy that we're able to get together again. As a single person who loves … Continue reading Thanksgiving meal planning for singles – treat yourself!

Crockpot Recipes: Creamy Pasta & Italian Meatballs Casserole

My shiny new crockpot arrived the other day and it's been sitting on my counter mocking me endlessly. I decided to give it a try out tonight and whipped up a delicious and mostly healthy meal. Earlier this week with my grocery order, I had ordered a bag of frozen Italian meatballs. What I didn't … Continue reading Crockpot Recipes: Creamy Pasta & Italian Meatballs Casserole

Saturday coffee thoughts: isolation life and combating loneliness

It's a chilly and cloudy Saturday morning here in Alberta and I think we might see some rain today. I've got the windows open to let some fresh air in and it definitely feels like fall. They're calling for frost this week and I'm so not ready for that. The huge tree outside my window … Continue reading Saturday coffee thoughts: isolation life and combating loneliness