Happy Wednesday Friends! Hope you have all had a great week so far. It is hard to believe that October is almost over. This month has flown by. I have been really busy this week sorting out my upcoming move. I gave my notice of resignation at my current job last Friday and will leave for Phoenix in just a few weeks. So much to organize and figure out before I go! I am hoping to sign a lease for a place to live this week. My to do list seems endless but I am so excited, nervous, and happy about this change.
My meals this week have been a continued attempt at eating foods in the pantry and freezer. Other than buying fresh fruit and veggies I am hoping to use up what I have already prior to moving.
I usually have one cup of regular coffee per day and have been working my way though my stock in the pantry. This morning I had Archer Farms Kettle Corn variety. I didn’t immediately love it. I had read people raving about it and picked it up to try it. Now that it has been cool and rainy here starting the day with a warm drink is quite enjoyable. Kodiak Cakes (gotta use up the stock!) have still been on the breakfast menu but this morning I paired it with this organic gala apple that I picked up from Costco. So crunchy and juicy! I usually don’t buy apples from Costco because they are huge but yesterday I found a pack that were more reasonably sized.
I was working all weekend so I had the day off today. Lunch was a peanut butter sandwich with couple of chopped carrots and another cored and sliced apple. I have half a jar of PB left and am hoping it will last until I move! (Not likely though!)
I took a break from car research online (totally exhausting! Too many choices and opinions) to enjoy a few dried figs and a can of La Croix. This is the Cranberry Raspberry flavour. Definitely not my favourite flavour but still refreshing.
Supper was another freezer use up meal. I had 2 remaining frozen pieces of salmon fillet left so I broiled it in the oven. I put it on top of some broiled baby portobello mushrooms which I topped with some habenaro lentil dip and a few sundried tomatoes. I had some sugar snap peas and carrots on the side. I am on a sugar snap pea kick lately. Love those crunchy pods! This came together quite quickly and was a good use up meal.
Thanks again to Jenn for hosting this weekly linkup. Don’t forget to head over to her site and check out everyone else’s great food ideas.