August 16, 2012

Vegan French Toast, Part 2 &c.

I nearly forgot to share with you the second round of french toast brunchingRich had after I had made him that yummy vegan challah! Well, here it is in all it's sweet, sweet glory!
Eggless french toast with strawberries, sliced bananas, semi-melted carob chips and a good drizzle of maple syrup.

Gooey melt-y goodness!

I opted for a less sweet brunch: a toasted bagel with cream cheese and cucumbers.

Ha! I think the photo says it all. The plan was to sprinkle some dill on top...but as you can see, a sprinkling I did not get. The whole darn lid fell off and out poured the green. Luckily, I love dill. After a bit of dusting off (you didn't actually think I was going to eat it..JUST LIKE THAT, did you?) it was eaten and enjoyed. I was a happy girl.

We trotted off to Ikea where I found some pretty looking things. I was more window shopping than actual shopping.

Super pretty dinnerware in a light sea-foam green! Super reasonably priced too at $19.99 for 12pcs.

I really like this design as well! Super simple and classic, $49.99 for 18pcs

Adorable bowls, perfect for cereal or ice cream or soup or...anything. They're only $1.50 each! Rich is trying to photo bomb with a less cute bowl.

These drinking glasses are vintage-y and again, super cute!  $1.99 each

Glass bottles that would look really nice on a vanity or a bathroom counter. $15.99/set of three
I would have finished off my visit with a nice Ikea dinner along with a yogurt cone on the way out, but I resisted. Now I'm wishing I had some of those Swedish meatballs with lots of gravy and lingonberry jam! Oh and a side of fries or mashed potatoes. mmMm!

2 comments:

  1. Hi Janetta,

    I've been following you since the LJ days (love3x). I really like all the pictures and blogs you've been posting, you should post them on flickr or something if you haven't already. I think you'd do great as a food photographer :) Did you bring your large DSLR with you to Ikea? I find it's too big too carry around and take pictures discreetly. What lens are you using in these pics?

    Michelle

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  2. @Michelle Hi Michelle!

    Thank you!
    I'm so happy to hear that you've migrated with me :)

    As for bringing my DSLR to Ikea...that's exactly what I did, lol. I didn't bother to be discreet and no one seemed to mind.

    I just used my kit lens to take the photos, nothing fancy. Do you still blog? On LJ?

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Hi, I'm Janetta from Toronto. I cook, bake and make big messes. I photograph nearly everything and those photos will most likely end up being posted here. I've got a little black cat named Tank, who's super cute and a little bit nosy. You'll see a lot of photos of her too!

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