I love peanut butter! I mean, I lovelovelove it! I used to toast two pieces of bread just so I could slather them with peanut butter and get my fix. At any time of the day! Luckily, Haagen-Dazs® has an ice cream called chocolate peanut butter so I can still get me some...oooh that sounded … Continue reading Peanut Butter Cookies! Yum!
I was never much of a baker but there were a few things that I had mastered. Cheesecake, banana bread, peanut butter cookies and chocolate chip cookies! I found this recipe awhile back but I don't remember where. What I do know is that if you want big fat, soft and chewy cookies, this is … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies
I always had a love of both Thai and spicy foods. As my ALS progressed, I lost my ability to eat spicier foods because the heat bothered my throat too much. You don't have that problem so you can enjoy some heat in your dishes! Of course, you can adjust the heat level so that … Continue reading Spicy Thai Beef & Noodles
This morning I woke to find an email from my wonderful Aunt Paulette. She was telling me that she had gone to Loblaws to pick up some sale items including some Kraft peanut butter at $2.99. You see, she has a dear friend whose Father loves peanut butter cookies so every time peanut butter goes … Continue reading I’ve Been Schooled…Again!
This week's sales are leaning towards Loblaws being a winner. Here is the thing though. Aside from the sales that I will list below, Walmart is always a winner for pricing. They are sneaky bastards with their advertising but they do have good prices. Walmart has been advertising their beef because they have upgraded the … Continue reading Your Weekly Grocery Sales
Did you know that I went through a period of time where I was a vegetarian? Yeah, it's true. I was not a strict vegetarian. I still ate dairy, eggs and occasionally fish. As long as the fish didn't have a face - that I could see anyway - I would eat it. Hey, I … Continue reading Spinach and Sun-Dried Tomato Pasta
I never was much of a bread eater unless it was in the following category. Rye, whole grain or those very dense home-made breads. I also liked toasted bread to plain bread which is where my love of Bruschetta came in! And of course the roasted tomatoes and cheeses. This recipe is a favorite of … Continue reading Roasted Tomato & Goat Cheese Bruschetta
I have seen the light! It still amazes me that Walmart is being so sneaky but I see the progression of their advertising campaign. As you know, Walmart has been running with their "New Lower Prices" ads since the beginning of the year. Now, NOW, they have introduced their latest product. Canadian AAA grade beef … Continue reading This Week’s Grocery Sales
In this life, I have had plenty of time to think about what is important. When you have a body that doesn't work, no voice and years of being stuck in a sort of bubble, trust me when I say that you spend a great deal of time in your mind. Scary, I know! The … Continue reading The Important Things
This is a recipe that I always made for the holidays. I even made this for special occasion dinners because it is simple and so yummy! This would also be great to make if you have picky kids. You have something GREEN on their plate, then smother it in a creamy cheese sauce and everything … Continue reading Broccoli, Cauliflower & Onion Deluxe