I hope everyone who was celebrating in the US enjoyed a wonderful, spectacular, lovely Thanksgiving! Now that Thanksgiving is over for all of us, it’s time to really focus on Christmas! Right? Right! One of my favourite Christmas flavours is gingerbread. There’s something about the mixture of sweet, spicy, and a little savoury that I
Just this past week I started listening to a local radio station that has already started playing Christmas music 24/7. Already! …I’m not complaining, I secretly kind of love it. We haven’t really gotten much snow yet but it is getting quite chilly outside, so I feel like it’s time to begin the build up to Christmas.
You are going to be so proud of me. It was so hard, and I had to hold myself back, but I officially made it to October before posting a pumpkin recipe! It’s truly a feat. Usually I’m planning pumpkin recipes in August and ready to let them fly by the first week of September,
I’m a lover of all things chocolate. Dark chocolate that is. I don’t know what it is about chocolate….or women and chocolate actually. It’s quite amusing that in my 6 years of nutritional consulting, I’ve worked with hundreds of women and I can confidentily say at least 75% of them indicated “chocolate” on their intake forms
Does it mean I’m getting old when I haven’t even thought about Halloween except for what kind of treats I can make for the blog? In my younger years (…my early 20’s?) used to have a costume picked out, a multitude of parties to choose from, plans, excitement, the whole thing. Maybe, subconsciously I just
Since my last pumpkin post I’ve had several people tell me that it’s OK. It’s OK if I love pumpkin and want to keep posting pumpkin recipes, it’s OK if I eat pumpkin puree by the spoonful, it’s OK if I’ve ordered can, upon can, of organic pumpkin puree from SPUD as of late. It’s
Confession: I try to hold back, I try my best not to overload on pumpkin and practice restraint but it’s SO HARD this time of year. I know it would probably be annoying to post something pumpkin every week for 2 months… but I mean, there’s endless pumpkin possibilities!