Breakfast with Goodfood: butter croissants and artisanal oat bowls, oh my! πŸ˜‹ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦

Some foods are good for the body and some are just good for the soul. And I think you know which category those croissants ↑ are in. πŸ˜‰ They’re one of several ready-to-bake pastries available from Goodfood, a weekly Canadian grocery subscription service that delivers meal kits, read-to-cook meals, and grocery products to your door. Their breakfast menu also includes a variety of tasty and nutrient-dense options like the artisanal oat bowl a little further in this post. Which one would you pick to start your day? πŸ€” Here’s a closer look at both.

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Goodfood’s breakfast pastries: pillows of delicous goodness delivered to your door

I received the products in this post in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

Goodfood is a weekly subscription that delivers all of the fresh ingredients you need in pre-measured amounts to make delicious meals at home. (Sarah’s reviewed some of their dinner options over at A Year of Boxes if you’re interested in learning more about those.) They’ve come out with some scrumptious-looking additions to their breakfast line-up since we sampled their smoothies and today I’ve got some thoughts on their breakfast pastries. Short story: they’re oven-ready pillows of delicious goodness that don’t come cheap but you get what you pay for — delectable and generous fillings enveloped in maybe the lightest and flakiest pastry I’ve ever tasted, ready in 20 to 30 minutes and gone in much less. The long story? Right this way. (And actually it’s not that long. A story in pictures more than anything else.) Continue reading Goodfood’s breakfast pastries: pillows of delicous goodness delivered to your door

Five things

Aloe aloe! I thought about sparing you the garden variety puns, but if thistle make you smile, I’m not going to backpetal now. πŸ˜‰ How’s it growing? Are you feeling bouquet? Damndelion it’s hot! What in carnation happened to Spring? I’m wilting. What a bud you? Happy the warm weather’s here once and floral? (Sorry not sorry. I dig the puns!) Continue reading Five things