Shepherd’s Pie

My parents were just visiting from Ontario, so the last two weeks were filled with great meals and even better company.  There’s always a bit of an adjustment period when they leave and it takes a few days to get back into our groove at home.  So, today was dedicated to cleaning, laundry, meal planning, … Continue reading Shepherd’s Pie

Two birds, one stone

Hey all! The sun is finally shining here over here on the East Coast, which means our barbeque is coming out of hibernation!  One of my favourite things to prepare for the bbq are skewers…skewers of all sorts! I usually use pork tenderloin or chicken because they’re nice and lean but you could do any … Continue reading Two birds, one stone

Baby Food Blitz

My Sunday was dedicated to making food for my almost 8 month old, Parker.  In just 2 hours I managed to prep, cook, and portion out enough food for her for one month!!  This is a pretty considerable cost savings, as the premade baby food pouches range from $1.29-1.99 per pouch.  If you went through … Continue reading Baby Food Blitz

Back to reality 

   After spending a great sunny vacation in Mexico with my family, it’s always a bit bittersweet to come back home to real life.  I definitely enjoyed the break from cooking and cleaning up while away, but also probably ate one too many tacos and sipped a few too many mojitos, so getting back to … Continue reading Back to reality