When this whole #PSL craze began years ago, I did not count myself amongst the millions of fans. I loved fall, sweater weather, warm flavours, but not pumpkin spice anything. Not pumpkin pie, pumpkin loaf, or pumpkin spice lattes. Then, one morning, I woke up, and something changed. Overnight, it seems, I developed a taste for all things pumpkin. And so, the basic-ness in me revealed itself, and of that basic-ness comes this really tasty, creamy, and delicious oatmeal recipe. Enjoy!
There is something special about a gorgeous dish that can be prepared in 5 minutes. This is precisely one of those dishes. It takes basic ingredients that I generally have on hand, and very little effort to put together. So… I think we know what you’re making for breakfast this weekend!
I love breakfast. And brunch. And all things related. But I know how easy it is to get stuck in a breakfast rut where you’re bored of what you’re eating (hard-boiled eggs 5 days in a row… no thank you), or skip it altogether when you’re very busy or running late. That said, I do try to make sure I’m having something filling, satisfying, and usually nutritious before I start my day.
Below are my typical 5 weekday breakfasts and 2 more indulgent breakfast/brunch meals for the weekend. Continue reading
There’s something so lovely about a weekend breakfast. At least for me, it’s a calming morning ritual that reminds me that I have two days all to myself, and I can take all the time in the world to sip my tea and drink my juice. It’s the small things in life, right? Continue reading
Stress is a very relatable feeling these days. None of us want to experience it and yet we all do. Whether it’s work, school, or family-related (or something else entirely!), stress creeps up on us and makes being awake and alert a pretty crappy experience. Because I’ve been dealing with a lot of stress lately, I’ve taken some time to really think about how to effectively manage stress and remain calm, positive, and focused on my wellness while handling all the tasks I have to do. I’ve found these tips to be really helpful, so I’m going to share them with you in hopes that they help you feel well too! Continue reading