Thanksgiving 2021: healthy meal planning

It’s almost midnight on Sunday night as I write this out. It’s been a full day of cooking, cleaning and eating. And I couldn’t be happier – even though I totally broke my daily calorie limit by a lot. But you know what? Thanksgiving only comes once a year. And Thanksgiving is all about being…

The Hygge Life: Cozy Homes

This is a repost….I love my Hygge home. But decorating is put on hold until Christmas due to finances! Since moving into my new home seven months ago (hard to believe) – I’ve been almost obsessed with making it feel like home. This is a continuous work in progress. I couldn’t understand my desire or…

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…

Thanksgiving Dinner for One – is all about comfort food

Since our family is opting out of Thanksgiving again this year, I’ve decided to cook up some of my favorite dishes this weekend. This seems like a lot for one person, but this meal can feed me for days. Here’s my plan (what I actually do might change): Roasted Honey Ham Mashed potatoes with cream…