Author Archives: Jenn vanOosten

Save Food & Money with the KitchenAid #ProducePreserver (Giveaway!)

KitchenAid Produce Preserver

Disclaimer: I was provided with a KitchenAid Produce Preserver & Gift Card for Produce in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts & opinions are my own.  According to the David Suzuki Foundation, one in four produce items in the average Canadian household gets thrown in the garbage. That’s crazy! That’s like throwing out $600 every year! TWENTY FIVE PERCENT of produce ... Read More »

Peanut Chicken Spaghetti Squash #pulocuisine

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Ah, fall. Crisp blue skies, brisk fresh air. Savoury soup bubbling on the stove, sweet & tart apple pie baking in the oven. Time to harvest the pumpkins for pie and spaghetti squash for dinner. Last year at this time, I harvested 12 – yes, twelve – spaghetti squash from the veggie garden. This year? Four. I have absolutely no ... Read More »

How I Spent My Summer Vacation: An Ontarian in Michigan #RoamOn

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People had a pretty predictable reaction when we told them that our summer vacation was going to be heading to Michigan for a week to stay in the cottage that we rented there: “Why Michigan? Isn’t there a million cottages here in Ontario that you could rent that would be closer?”  Excellent question. Yes, there are a million cottages for ... Read More »

Let @dinnerlicious! Deliver Your Groceries AND your Meal Plan! A dinnerlicious review

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I learned something extremely important this summer: there is a company called dinnerlicious!, based right here in Hamilton, Ontario, that delivers fresh food (mostly local, many organic) and easy to prepare recipes in a meal plan RIGHT TO YOUR FRONT DOOR. And it’s completely affordable! It’s it’s an absolutely reasonable price for the average family, and because dinnerlicious! delivers only the ... Read More »