Foodie Adventures

A New Year Update

It's hard to believe January is almost over and it's been over two months since my last post. I can easily come up with some excuses: Work as been extra busy/demanding lately... I've been poorly juggling trying to eat better and wanting to enjoy life as the foodie  Hungry Québécoise that I am so there… Continue reading A New Year Update

Meal Prep

The Cost of Home-Cooked Meals

In the past week, I came to question my decisions, as I was shocked to see how much I spent at the grocery store. But first, I need to explain a few facts about our life: For years now, I have been the one paying for groceries and my husband pays for restaurants. This is… Continue reading The Cost of Home-Cooked Meals

Foodie Adventures, Travel

Mom’s Visit (And Consequent Foodiness)

After welcoming my best friend, back in April, it was now my mom's turn to come visit in June. Despite the heat, we made a point to walk as much as possible to balance the many meals we had planned. Here are some of the meals we shared... Eclipse Di Luna After a day of… Continue reading Mom’s Visit (And Consequent Foodiness)

Foodie Adventures

Skipping the Restaurant! Homemade Crab Cakes and Crême Brûlée

My husband and I have a very bad tendency to always want to go out on the weekends. Since I've been trying to eat better after Cath's departure, I couldn't afford (health-wise) a scrumptious meal out. I figured a great dinner at home, as indulgent as it may be, would still be healthier since I… Continue reading Skipping the Restaurant! Homemade Crab Cakes and Crême Brûlée