I happened to see this very disturbing article at The Globe and Mail yesterday. Very disturbing. Monday, February 27th, 2017, page L4 in theLife and Arts section. Somebody is whining that his wife has gained an extra 80 pounds and he wants a divorce because of it!!!! OMFG It made me mad that somebody even … Continue reading Would you divorce someone over weight gain?
Estonians (actually Canadian Estonian) usually celebrate Vastlapäev (Shrove Tuesday) by going tobogganing, if there is snow, of course, and this year it looks like it will be 6 degrees celcius. No winter activities what so ever. We eat whipped cream buns and eat pea soup. This year it'll be on February 28 th - tomorrow. … Continue reading Shrove Tuesday buns
A few years back, our family got obsessed with Bachelor and Bachelorette. You know the show where you can´t submit your application if you are overweight, ugly and have bad hair??? And all the girls there, beautiful, skinny and with perfect hair, they seems to have one thing in common. They can´t find a man … Continue reading Bachelor and Bachelorette and Corinne
It's a website I discovered while my husband was away on business and I could not sleep. I can't remember how I got there but I was glued to it for the next 3 hours. So many good articles and so much funny/cool tests, like "Determine your emotional age" , "How good are you at … Continue reading Higher Perspective
I like to discover nice little cities in Ontario and have a nice good lunch while we are in our discovery trips. Few weeks back we drove to Cobourg, a nice little city that reminds me of Haapsalu, which is a similar to a little city in Estonia. Cobourg is a town in the Canadian … Continue reading The Mill Restaurant & Pub
Cockpit Confidential by Patrick Smith Are you scared/afraid to fly? I am not scared to fly, I´m scared of crashing. I´m not scared of dying, I´m scared of surviving and staying as a vegetable, not be able to move or eat by myself. To ease my mind I bought "Cockpit Confidential" by Patrick Smith. It … Continue reading Book review: Cockpit Confidential
My new hobby is painting. I discovered it in January, it is very relaxing and I have surprised a couple friends with them already. I have a nice gallery at home 😉 I started with portraits, I have done couple landscapes and a couple still life paintings. But I guess my passion is still portraits. … Continue reading New Painting
How to find a seriously good blog name? It was a struggle, my previous blog was called torontocooks.com because I was a food blogger (I brought all the recipes with me, please, take a look). But with my food intolerances and allergies I kinda grew out of it because I couldn´t make food like I … Continue reading How to find a good name for your blog?
I haven´t posted a lot for the past year. So much has been going on, and I have been battling a mild depression that my brainwaves were creating because of my thoughts 🙂 I went to see a chiropractor a little over a year ago, and he managed to fuck up my hips. I was … Continue reading Hello followers
Prep time 15-20 minutes Total Time 6-8 hours Ingredients 3,5 cups of dried white navy beans, soaked prevously for 8 hours 1 cup ketchup 1 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed 1/4 cup molasses 1 large or 2 small onions, chopped 2 teaspoons dry mustard 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 6 strips of … Continue reading Baked beans