Meal Planning with Beans

Meal Planning With Beans: Run Away Freckles

I am in love with meal planning. I love the organization we have brought into our home and wallets. I love having a plan for what we are going to eat. I love that I feel like we have even more food in our house than before we started meal planning. All in all, this has been a very positive change and I can't wait to continue to learn and ... read this

WIAW: Comfort Foods

WIAW: Comfort Foods, Run Away Freckles

Before we begin on this wonderful WIAW let me just remind you of something. Christmas is a month away!!! I am so happy. We are in the season people. Time to get jolly, give some love and share some spirit. My place is decorated but there is so much to get done. I thought I had the whole holiday shopping thing under control but I am quickly ... read this

Breakfast Baked Oatmeal

Run Away Freckle's Baked Oatmeal

Story time! When I was in teacher's college I was living in a very small basement apartment with two other students in my program. We had bedrooms and a kitchen and that was it, so things were tight and we were always in each other's way. It was also ridiculously cold. My nose and fingers were cold all winter long, and I spent the majority of my ... read this

Weekend Recap: Workouts, Christmas and Cooking

Weekend Recap Workouts Christmas and Cooking

Happy Monday! I hope everyone's weekend was great. Mine sure was. I attempted to stay (mostly) unplugged this weekend and enjoy some holiday cheer and have some fun. I even did some knitting! It has been a long time since I have done any knitting, it was fabulous. I had been feeling a bit sluggish after missing a workout or two last week and really ... read this

Thursday Thoughts: Freckles Reactions

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I have actually been looking forward to my random thought Thursday post. I have had a few things rolling around in my head that don't seem to make a full post but I would still like to throw out into the universe. 1. Waist Training anyone else feeling uncomfortable with the growing waist training trend out there. Let me just say that ... read this

November Goals: Check Up

November Goals Check Up

Wow! We are past the middle of November. I feel like I have hardly gotten started on my goals and I am already doing my half way check up. Thanksgiving to Christmas tends to blend right into one long stretch and this year is no different. I am already putting out decorations and made Christmas Cookies this past weekend. My November goals have ... read this

Mom’s Favourite Rolled Gingerbread Cookies

Rolled Gingerbread Cookies: Run Away Freckles

Its time to kick off the holiday season! Believe me, there is some serious excitement happening up in here. This weekend was my official kick off to the holiday season, the Toronto Santa Clause Parade. Every year my family watches the parade together. We bake our first batch of Christmas cookies and maybe even pull out some of the decorations. This ... read this

The First Weekend of Snow

The First Weekend of Snow Run Away Freckles

Wow was this weekend was weird. You might have noticed a few changes around here. That's right! Someone is self hosted with a brand new blog design, and its me. Really, I would have though moving my blog would be my one and only project for the weekend. However, I have a brain that never stops and sometimes a very busy life. So instead the weekend ... read this


Welcome to my new Blog! Run Away Freckles

Hello! Whether you are new to Run Away Freckles or you are a returning reader (thank you!) I would like to welcome you to my new site. My goal was to move to a self hosted site at the beginning of November. It has taken a bit longer than I wanted but I am happy to say I am there now. Things might be a bit wonky for a short while. I am still ... read this