This WIAW post (if you're thinking, more like WTF? Click here) is going to showcase 3 days of awesome eating. As well as highlight the fact that balance is key and food should NOT be boring. This past weekend was the perfect balance of all things I love and more! Between the gorgeous weather, minimal plans, lots of family, … Continue reading WIAW – Eats Lately & Recap!
It was a sad day in our household, as we enjoyed the last 2 peanut butter cookies lingering in our freezer. We have gotten so used to having this delicious treat at arms reach for the past couple weeks that now we are jonesin' for more... Only this time, lets talk Oatmeal Raisin. Which is … Continue reading Bea’s Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
I used to be the type of person that would only eat 3 (carefully planned out) meals a day. Allowing for snacks was not factored into my diet regime and by 2pm I would be left with low energy and on a desperate hunt for an afternoon pick me up. Obviously this was a recipe … Continue reading Bea’s Top 5: Grab & Go Snacks
In this house we eat a lot of quinoa. It's kind of hard not to because it is so versatile, delicious, and well, we bought the bag at Costco, so there is a lot to go through! When it comes to this "superfood" I find there are 3 types of people; you either love it, … Continue reading Toasted Herb Quinoa With Pine Nuts
In our household we typically have pasta once a week. I never grew up eating much of the stuff but ever since I have been with Mike, pasta has slowly been creeping its way into my life and I love it! It's funny, pasta aka CARBS are deemed so bad and therefore many people … Continue reading Garlic Infused Olive Oil Pasta With Shrimp
I am a huge fan of the market and always have been. Specifically, the Saturday Welland Market, located in my hometown. However, this post applies to everyone because there are markets popping up everywhere and with spring well on its way here in Canada, that can only mean one thing... Abundant variety of in-season LOCAL produce and basically … Continue reading Market Musings: Buy Local
...Organic that is. HA! Gotcha! Now that you are disappointed, please do not stop reading. I promise I won't preach about organic food. However, I would like to try to explain my approach to the matter and provide my personal experience on how simply paying attention to the quality of food I eat has transformed … Continue reading The Big “O”
I have said it once and I will say it again... I LOVE to grocery shop. I am definitely one of the handful of shoppers out and about beating the crowds at 8:00am and loving every minute of it. You know the saying "early bird gets the worm"? Well, early risers get the good picks … Continue reading Great Grocery Finds
Hello Hello on this wonderful gorgeous day!! For some reason this week I have an extra little pep in my step and I am happy to say that the sun is shining and all is right with the world! Food has been taking over my life lately and there has been so many delicious lunches … Continue reading WIAW – Eat Food. Love Life.
Mike and I live in the 9-5 world. Having a regular work week schedule keeps things on a very routine basis. I mean, I don’t hate it. In fact, I find a lot of comfort in routine but the truth is, sometimes meals can get a little on the repetitive side and for the lack … Continue reading Dinner Duty