Resolutions for the New Year

Tomorrow is a new year. 2018 has been a mixed year, of so many ups and downs. I am determined that 2019 will be an improvement. So here are my resolutions for the new year. Long may they last. It should be mentioned that my 2017 resolution was to eat a cooked breakfast every day……

Menu Plan Monday – January 13-17

Alright, it’s Sunday, I know. But this is when I plan, okay? Nice. And this is a much nicer way of reminding myself than the scribble week plan (which sort of coincides with a busy week and the cleaning schedule….) Monday 13 January Lunch: Bacon & Egg Pie and Curry leftovers for him Baked stuffed…

Day 3: 5+ a Day Challenge

Well, I thought today would be chaos but, it was okay. Breakfast – Special K – peaches Lunch – carrot – pasta salad – 2 kiwi fruit – mandarin – mixed nuts Snacks – yogurt – cheese and crackers – scroggin Dinner – 1 cold lasagne serving 7 servings! Yay! More importantly, check out my…

Mayonnaise and Salad Dressing

I’ve always lived in fear of mayonnaise, thinking its some special sauce that awesome people make. Turns out I can do it too. Admittedly, I only tried because I ran out of the bout stuff. This just tastes….well.. better. The mayonnaise recipe is loosely based on Allison Holst’s one… But tweaked to ingredients I always…

5+ a Day Challenge: Monday

Well, I made it through one day. And I am pleased so far. While I still wanted to eat deep fried, high sugary goodness in amidst assessing the end of terms work, I didn’t. Breakfast 1 serving peaches Special K Lunch Lasagne (vegetarian) 1 vege serving Kiwi fruit Mandarin Snacks Mixed nuts Cheese and crackers…