Portable Bananutbutter Baked Oatmeal

Why hello there! How is everyone in Ontario enjoying their long weekend? I definitely needed the extra day as I have been working a lot lately. To say that my professional life has been emotionally taxing is merely skimming the surface. Yesterday, Maciej and I were talking and he was really keen on spending time […]

WHY Don’t They Cover Their Mouth Mending Soup

I usually have a very strong immune system. My career all started in the preschool room where the unthinkable manifestation of bacteria is bred. But today, I was defeated. I started the day with a bit of a cold but nothing too bad. I painted, I was outdoors,  I was a little fatigued but nothing […]

Caramelly Slow Cooker Apple Butter

Happy Fall! Hello everyone! To begin, I am aware that I have literally disappeared for months. I have tried twice to write a piece that curates my time away; however, I was never happy with the outcome. These posts are currently sitting in my organized file incomplete. Instead of discussing an intensely personal journey, I […]

Learning to Run & Menu Plan – July 31st to August 6th 2017

Well here we are again! Another week has passed and I must note, the word of my week has been: stamina.  I have two things on the go: (a) my thesis is going through its finalization process (I’m so f***ing tired. I apologize but seriously, this warrants swearing); and (b) I have begun the process of […]

Menu Plan – July 24th to July 30th 2017

It’s Sunday night, friends! Weekends are a funny thing to me. On the one hand, I want to sit back and relax, however on the other hand, if I do this, I end up paying for it during the week. Especially Sundays! I did not realize this routine of preparing for the week ahead until […]

Celebrations and Food

Celebrations are in order! Yesterday we had a few people over for Maciej’s birthday. It was lovely. We had four guests over and a lovely spread. To see what I served, click here. I must say, I think this was the first time as the main hostess for our get together where I was irked […]

Feelings of Overwhelm

What am I going to do? I don’t know about anyone else but 2017 has not been my year. I feel like the challenges that have been thrown at me are reminiscent of being the last player left on your team during dodgeball and there are no balls left on your side. Earlier in the […]