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Safeway Easy Meals – Pre Made Meals

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

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Common Eating Fall Suppers

Spaghetti Dinner – Holy Rosary Church

Yesterday, while posting about the Holy Trinity fall supper, I mentioned that I would be finishing my weekend off by attending the Spaghetti Dinner at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. I was alerted to this dinner last year by Angie Boehm. She along with her husband Cory are parishioners at Holy Rosary. They’ve also shared a couple of dining adventures with me over the years. This dinner is a little bit different than some, in that it features a rolling service…Continue readingSpaghetti Dinner – Holy Rosary Church

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Common Eating Fall Suppers

St Anne Ukrainian Catholic Fall Supper

Last night I got to the St Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church fall supper. This is my first fall supper of the year. St Anne has a connection with one of my last year’s visits. St Anne shares pastoral leadership with St Michael Ukrainian Catholic Church. Yesterday, was quite a full day. If started with St. Philip’s and St. Mark’s sharing a joint Eucharist. Then I headed down to Holy Trinity to take part in a discussion about the food ministry…Continue readingSt Anne Ukrainian Catholic Fall Supper

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Community Fall Suppers Food

Farewell Lunch and Fall Supper

Yesterday marked the middle Sunday of my vacation. Normally, while on vacation I wouldn’t attend one of churches that I serve at However, yesterday was an exception as it marked the final service for Rev. Canon Henry Falconer, before he retires. There was an official send-off earlier this month that I wasn’t able to attend and so I went yesterday to add my farewell. Father Henry served at Holy Trinity for 30 years, starting as verger/caretaking, becoming a deacon, and…Continue readingFarewell Lunch and Fall Supper

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Community Fall Suppers Food

Staycation: Fall Supper and Cake

Last Monday I started my vacation. actually, a staycation. In the past I’ve tried to take a week or two in June or July so that I can find time to take in the Jazz Winnipeg Festival or the Winnipeg Fringe Festival.However, earlier this year it occurred to me that although every year I prepare a list of Winnipeg Fall Suppers, it seems that I don’t get to any of them until mid-to-late October. One of the things that keeps…Continue readingStaycation: Fall Supper and Cake

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Reviews and Such Restaurants

Little Goat Food & Drink

Little Goat Food & Drink is the latest restaurant from Chef Alex Svenne and his partner and front of house manager Danielle Carignan Svenne. It’s located out on Portage Avenue, right across the street from Underdogs Sports Bar. Little Goat features French comfort food as the base of it’s menu. Little Goat was a participant in 2021’s Fried Chicken Fest. You can read about their entry at this post. I first visited Little Goat shortly after it opened in December of…Continue readingLittle Goat Food & Drink