Last Friday my social media feeds were overwhelmed with the celebrations of International Wimmin’s Day. There were so many wimmin saluting one another, celebrating, clapping and pointing out our sameness despite our obvious differences. I was celebrated by wimmin from near and far by; some that I would consider feminists others that I would consider … Continue reading International Wimmin’s Day – should we still need it?
And there I was, once again almost embedded in the hard plastic chair with pretend padding, beside a rolling bed too small and without any comfort, watching a loved one struggle to sleep through the multiple loud noises, overpowering smells and general hum of the emergency room. Quite often it’s me in the tiny bed. … Continue reading The Unforgettable Chairs
Last weekend I skipped adulting and took a 3 day girls trip that had been planned since last summer. We took my favorite trip to my happy place - Toronto - and enjoyed many of my favorite things. Lunch at Peter Pan Bistro, their Brussels sprouts salad is a literal salad dream (roasted and fresh … Continue reading Epic girl’s weekend promises future fun!
Marijuana, weed, sticky icky, Kush, grass, reefer, Mary Jane or whatever it is you choose to call it Canada’s choice to legalize cannabis has made the leafy green plant one hot topic. Or is it many hot topics.... I think it’s too many topics, so many in fact that people both new and old to … Continue reading So long, but hopefully not good-bye forever
I’ve had more than one person mention that some of my soup recipes seem hard, take a long time or just have a lot of steps making them too involved. Bone broth, stocks and the effort they require are not for everyone, so today I thought I’d make a quick soup that can start with … Continue reading Super Easy Mushroom Soup
As far as weekends go, this one has been pretty low key. I’ve been fighting a migraine in my neck for over a week, the doctor decided muscle relaxers needed to be my friend and after calling in sick one day and suffering through the other three I was scheduled to work I was ever … Continue reading Short Cuts keep the weekend Low Key and Easy
When I was making soup today my mind automatically started thinking about the best dipping options I had in the house. Soup with great broth just screams for a dipper on the side. All of the bread on hand was a little stale and baking something fresh felt too hard. Bacon drippings appeared a few … Continue reading Inside out Grilled Cheese … Revisited