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Forest, Ontario, Canada
Single 30-something mom of three kids working two jobs while getting her degree - and somehow finding time to cook!
Interests: travel, dancing, hockey, cooking, reading, writing, sewing, horses, useless information, alternative coffee hangouts
Recent Activity
Simple Chicken Vegetable Curry (with Greek yogurt) serves 6 Ingredients 1 sweet onion, chopped coarsely 1 zucchini, chopped into bite size pieces 1 large potato, cubed ½ head cauliflower, cut into bite-sized pieces 1 poblano AND 1 Green or red... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at What's Cooking?
Chicken Picatta Pasta Toss Yield: 4 servings Time: 30 minutes total Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 1 lb pre-cooked chicken pieces (1 package) Salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon butter 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 shallots, chopped 1... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at What's Cooking?
Hi all! Ignite Sarnia is being held on Wednesday, May 28th from 7:00pm until 9:00pm ish, at Memorable Moments in Sarnia. We have 10 speakers registered so far, with a couple more hoping to come onboard! Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2014 at IgniteSarnia
Good morning! We are gearing up for Ignite 1 in Sarnia, Ontario. We're going to set the date very soon, and get the speaker registration up and ready for you. More info coming soon!! Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2014 at IgniteSarnia
Megan is now following Cate Holst
Mar 13, 2012
This is definitely not anything gourmet, but I'm telling you -- going gluten-free is tough, and the best way to be successful is to BE PREPARED! Have food hanging around that you can actually eat, and you'll be less tempted... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at What's Cooking?
From Shannon's Trash the Dress session last summer: A quick update I realized I haven't posted this picture, my favourite picture EVER, from her trash the dress photoshoot. Carter is so cute too! Puppy love for sure. copyright 2011 Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2012 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Two days. Two blog posts. There is something going on in the world ..(there is, actually - I have an assignment due and am procrastinating madly). I talk a lot about compost soup. Some people call it "Clean out the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2012 at What's Cooking?
Well, hello again! I can't even pretend to be surprised anymore that it's been so long. This really is a two ingredient pumpkin muffin. Kind of. So I guess not really, but really. Are you confused yet? 2 Ingredient (Incredibly... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2012 at What's Cooking?
Miss Megan says she feels tall, with long and lean legs. These shoes have a light capricious summery look to them. The large flower offsets the dark heaviness of the chunky platforms and they allow just a peek of the painted toes. The brass studs are a subtle but important accent and gives them a hand crafted feel. The heels are towering at 5.5 inches but being chunky and with the platform she says that they are easy to walk in. $39 from winners on bloor st in toronto buys a lot of happiness. The older ladies either love the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2011 at ShoeGirl
I was editing Shannon's pictures this morning, and thought I'd post this blogboard. A hard day's work ... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Hello again! I've been busily working away at Shannon's Trash the Dress photos, but took a little break for Shelby's graduation last week. It was the shortest, fastest photoshoot I've ever done!! We had about 20 minutes to shoot before she had to leave for her pre-ceremony group photos. Yikes!... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Well, as usual, the blogging gets left by the wayside, but the photography continues on! This is Shannon's storyboard for her Trash the Dress photoshoot this past Sunday. We had a great time shooting and even managed to miss the heat of the day! For most brides, trashing the dress... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
I had to make a special triptych for Feenstra, mainly because these three pictures just went together so well. Feenstra is a bit of a character, so that's another reason I put this together :) Click on the picture to head over to my Flickr Photostream, where all of the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Happy day-after-prom! I have just started editing photos from the prom shoot yesterday. They are lots of fun! It's hard to keep a consistent editing style for them all, since some are really much better in my typical warm, bright style and others look better a tad muted. You decide... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Hi all! I've been going through some older photos I have of other people's children. Children whose pictures I have permission to post on here, that is! This adorable little girl is Lily. She was less than a year old when I took her pictures, but she was a total... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
I took a little break from wedding album design today to put together this storyboard. The stars of the show are Noah and Grace, two of my kids. They are not super fans of each other :) Noah is the middle child and was the little prince of the family... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
It is 'fun with blogboard' day here at home! Had to do another one in between dishes, laundry and yardwork (I believe the saying is "after the ecstasy, the laundry"), and decided to do a board that shows some of the things we saw while driving to Madrid. The backstory:... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Megan is now following Hvidler
May 12, 2011
Hi everyone! Look what I discovered today - storyboards with Lightroom 3!! I'm excited - can you tell? She's so cute. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
I am still working on the photos I took in Spain the past couple of weeks, and I also have a wedding album to finish up before June 1st, but I had to take some pictures of Grace today. For school she wore the red Flamenco dress I bought her... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
Hi everyone! Welcome to my new photography blog. I am still getting things set up so check back soon! Thanks. Megan Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2011 at Horses, Hounds, and Humans
It's Megan today -- for once! Got these boots on ebay from Ellie's Shoes for $30 (shipping included). I wore them for Mark's Birthday. They are a plastic-y kind of material, but honestly they are SO comfortable. There is even an arch support in the sole of the boots. Mark wants me to tell you why these boots are cool: because they are PINK BOOTS. Ha ha. There is a little platform so that the heel is a comfortable height to walk on. The heel is high, but not crazy high - about 5 inch heels. And they have that... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2011 at ShoeGirl
We are snowed in here in Southwestern Ontario, so what better thing to do then make donuts! (Actually, I can think of a few things, but this was a good option :) ). Mark and I's favourite Tim Horton's donut... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2011 at What's Cooking?
The brownies are really good. I just keep throwing things together and hoping they turn out. I did a banana bread a couple of weeks ago that was really good, too. I think that recipe had xanthan gum it in, but I lucked out and found a really cheap source for it. The Chia seed can be bought at the Bulk Barn, and it seems to be a pretty good binder.
Toggle Commented Feb 1, 2011 on Gluten Free Brownies at What's Cooking?
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