Winter is here to stay. And I drink instant coffee now.

It’s Saturday morning. I’m showered. Dressed. My hair is washed and dried. I’ve got my toasted bagel and cream cheese with a banana for breakfast. A cold glass of milk. And a hot cup of coffee. It’s instant coffee. I drink instant coffee now. And it’s snowing outside. Yes, it’s like the snowpocalypse today. We’re…

Lazy One-Pan Meatloaf

I’ve been craving meatloaf for a while now but have been feeling lazy when it comes to cooking. But the great thing about meatloaf, is that is easy to make . That’s great for the lazy chef like me. I go through spurts. Some days I want to cook all day. And other times, it’s…

Friday Food Thoughts

I haven’t posted much this week – I am thinking of cutting back to two or three times a week and mostly will be sharing fitness progress posts and recipes as I work in the kitchen. Christmas is coming up fast and I’m already getting into the spirit of the season. I’m going to finally…

Creamy Asparagus Soup

I made this the other night and still have leftovers even despite having a large bowl for lunch today. It reminded me of when my mum used to make asparagus soup for family dinners as a kid. Some of my fondest memories were watching her in the kitchen standing over the stove whipping up some…

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…

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…