We were on the road home by 9 AM and we started out on snow-crusted roads but that soon changed when we got around Brockville. The roads were dry and clear.
John asked for oven fried chicken for dinner with roast potatoes and Brussel sprouts.
Shadow Shot Sunday
Other than a quick run for some errands we both relaxed.
You can see it is still cold.
Dinner was clean out the fridge chicken sausage stew with turnips, green peppers and carrots with rice that was in the freezer.
I snapped these as I walked through Union Station.
The Great Hall in Union is coming along finally! There is still some construction on the left. Downstairs is total chaos. York concourse is moving along as well.
It was a girls' lunch out with my BFF and we nattered away happily all afternoon.
Last night's dinner served as leftovers.
We went to Home Depot to check out flooring and then went to La-Z- Boy with the intention of just checking out their sofas and chairs. We then decided to select and buy a sofa and chair!!
It takes 6-8 weeks so we said early March is fine. The couch is in the solid red and chair and cushions in the stripe.
Now to get rid of the old one!
Massaman curry in the slow cooker was my first new recipe of 2018. I also made onion bhajis. I am so glad the bhajis were good as that curry recipe was the worst ever, I even threw the leftovers out! I used coconut cream as it was listed, I usually use coconut milk in a curry. The cream seemed to make it so sweet. We both disliked it.
It was a balmy 2 C so we headed downtown for lunch.
That blue sky soon disappeared as we had lunch at Z-Teca, a Mexican fast food place.
Can you believe that we have never been to Harbourfront in the winter? We've lived in Toronto 27 years but have spent the last five winters away.
Dinner - ground beef stew.
Another balmy day, it goes to 12 C!
John did some errands and I got my hair cut.
Dinner - roast pork, mashed parsnip carrot potatoes and broccoli.
Oh joy! The fire alarm goes off at 4 AM, turned out to be a false alarm on B1 level.
The weather was too good to be true. It started raining last night and this was the commute for some people this morning. Picture from CBC.CA.
It was 3 C when we walked out to do an errand. It was very windy and snowy rain.
But all good things must come to an end, by mid-afternoon it was -4 C and by 5 PM it was -7 C.
Dinner - steak with baked potato and sauteed cabbage and onions.
Total 2017 - 86 books
Total 2018 - 4 YTD
The Memory Game - finished another French book.
I'm on a roll with Nicci French and also finished Friday On My Mind.
Waiting for Wednesday again French, was also a good read even though I am reading them out of order.
For a change of pace I started The Vanishing Act of Esme Lennox.
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