What I Ate Wednesday: Holiday Hit List

Ohhh man you guys… single-digits until Christmas. How did that even happen?!

During this exam period, I have been happily daydreaming of everything I want to do over the holidays. The top priority is called ‘anything-other-than-studying’. ha. But beyond that, I am so excited to soak up the company and go over-the-top with Christmas-themed everything.

Finals aren’t particularly conducive to getting into the spirit but you best believe that when my last one is written I’ll be embarking on a mission to make up for lost time!


Stephanie’s blueberry and chocolate chip single-serve pancakes (so easy and good!!!!) with Sunbutter and maple syrup // Skim Milk 

To Watch 

I haven’t watched a single Christmas movie yet and I am not okay with it. My all-time favourites are The Holiday, Love Actually, Serendipity and The Family Stone. What are your annual must-sees?!


with avocado and salsa 
To Make

Sally is my baking hero and she just posted 50 of her favourite Christmas Cookie recipes. I want to make every single one. I am also super intrigued about the idea of a peppermint cheesecake. I can’t decide if I think if would be delicious or gross. Thoughts? And I’m too curious about this quinoa brittle that’s been swirling around the net to not try it!


Coffee shop latte 


Afternoon Snacks

To Do

I can’t remember the last time I had hot chocolate so I will be remedying that at the first possible opportunity. Preferably accompanied by a stroll to Parliament to see it all illuminated! Some more Christmas light driving is also on the itinerary and I have a church Christmas concert jotted on the calendar too.


My Lentil Spaghetti Sauce over Brown Rice Pasta with Minimalist Baker’s Cashew Parm


Pumpkin Seed Bark Thins from my newly-replenished stash

I’m pretty sure an apple got eaten before bed too but I can’t even remember (from Sunday). I think my brain is being pretty selective about what information is important enough to memorize right now and apparently food consumption isn’t making the cut.

Hope you’re having a great week!!

And tell me, tell me – what are you doing to get into the spirit?!