Let me start by saying that this post about a Staub pot, is in no way sponsored by the company or any of it’s retailers. I did receive it as a gift, but this is simply my take on the pot. Despite having owned this pot for the best part of two years, it was only at the beginning of spring that I started making use of it. Then of course, the pandemic hit, and I found myself cooking more…Continue readingStaub La Cocotte – My Favourite Pot
I’ve tried several different meal kits and delivery services now. HelloFresh, MissFresh, GoodFood, and Eden’s Taste, have all had there shot at trying to sell me on how good they are. A few weeks ago, I noticed that Safeway was selling something called easy meals. They are packaged in such a way that if you buy a protein, a starch, and a vegetable, you pay $15.00. Judging by the serving size recommendations on the back they are meant to serve…Continue readingSafeway Easy Meals – Pre Made Meals
The Downtown Biz is slowly reopening some of their popular summer events. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, there are outdoor concerts, and on weekends they are restarting their patio tours. This is the fourth time I have been on one of these Biz tours. Something new with this year’s edition is the addition of viewing some of the mural downtown. A little bit more walking, but well worth it. Biz Tour at The Beer Can Our first stop is at The…Continue readingBiz Patio Tour – Physically Distanced Version.
Good Food Meal Kits are the fourth meal delivery service I’ve tried. My first was Hello Fresh. Followed by Miss Fresh. The third one I’ve tried is Eden’s Taste. This review will not go into as much detail as the previous ones. Mainly, because it will be focused on similarities and differences that the services all share. Good Food Delivery There is one, small side benefit of the current pandemic. Until recently it has been much easier to be at…Continue readingGood Food Meal Kits for Pandemic Dining
It’s just about that time of year again. Tuesday, February 25th, is Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as Pancake Day. As I have done in the past with my Fall Suppers posts, I am creating a list of the places serving pancakes in the upcoming couple of weeks or so. One difference between this and the fall suppers, is that this is open to community groups inside and outside of Winnipeg. So, if you are having a pancake supper, please feel…Continue readingPancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes.
Recently I noticed that MissFresh, a meal kit service, was offering 500 AirMiles for first time users. Having tried HelloFresh and Edens Taste, I figured this would be a good chance to try another one and start drawing some comparisons. Trying My First MissFresh Order Like HelloFresh and Edens Taste, the meals from MIssFresh work out to about $11.00 per serving. This seems to be par for the course for these kits. MissFresh deliveries are made on Fridays. This happens to…Continue readingMissFresh Meal Kit Delivery Service