General Tao Chicken

So, you may remember that back in 2013, my website was hacked and I lost…everything on the site. (Yes, I should have backed up my content. I know.) This was a project I started while we were living abroad in England, and it seemed too disheartening to start from scratch, so I just didn’t. I let my passion for food blogging lapse.

But my darling husband recently sent me a link to a website that captures versions (aka snapshots) of internet content. Though it’s a bit terrifying that everything on the net is never truly gone, I was also very happy to find a version of my past blog. Thank goodness for www.wayback.comย and for husbands that don’t give up on their wives’ passions. Continue reading


Jacob and Daniel and the Avengers trailer

What? Our kids are into super heroes? Yes, yes they are. Marvel recently dropped the new Avengers Infinity War trailer on YouTube, and our kids just couldn’t get enough of it! Here is their reaction to their first (of many, many, many) times watching the trailer.

Can’t wait to see the movie once it hits theatres in April 2018

Wear Your Poppy So You Don’t Lose It! (3 simple things)

What, a post? And not about food? Yes, it may seem strange. But I made a decision recently to make videos and post about things that I think are interesting, funny, or a little bit helpful. So, there we have it.

Remembrance Day, November 11, is just a week away. By this time, I’ve usually already lost about 3 poppies. It’s not that I particularly mind donating to get a few more; I just don’t want to be stuck without one!

So, I made a video! Watch the video for my top three tips for keeping your poppy secure, or see under the cut for more details.

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A big change is coming…

Well, it’s been forever – ad change is in the air! I’ll be revamping this site over the next few weeks. There’ll still be recipes, but I’ll be adding lots of other stuff too.

Hope you’ll still follow ๐Ÿ™‚