Well, there’s an interesting topic! I’ll explain. One of my students gave me an Easter gift and part of it was a Godiva chocolate Easter bunny! So I ate it. All. Of. It. Might as well just get rid of that temptation all at once! And besides, it was hollow. Still not a good idea. … Continue reading Post Nasal Drip and Chocolate Easter Bunnies
Panera style! Recently I had lunch with a good friend. She had been telling me about some new broth bowl soups Panera was offering. After trying one and really liking it I decided to experiment to see what I could come up with. While my effort was not the same (I was out of miso… Continue reading Lentil Quinoa Soup
When I first started this blog over a year ago, one of the first posts was about eating fat. You can read it here. I included a quick snack/dessert type idea that is one of my favorite ways to include coconut oil in my diet. Recently a friend mentioned that it was difficult to find… Continue reading Coconut Cocoa Treat
Does it really make a difference? Other than keeping our tummies full and providing energy? Sometimes I think about this when I tire of grocery shopping, planning and preparing meals, cleaning up, etc. Wouldn’t it just be easier to eat out or not bother with making sure I’m using whole foods, just fixing the yummiest thing… Continue reading Does It Really Matter What We Eat?
So yes, I consider fennel to be a new friend. And I made a new friend at Sprouts while looking at fennel. Recently a former colleague of mine received some fennel from her Bountiful Basket veggie coop. Since her family has no desire to be friends with fennel she offered it to me. My only knowledge… Continue reading Fennel and New Friends
The weather is cooperating so nicely for these soup posts! After having so many days in the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s, winter has made a return in the last part of February. As I’ve said before – about the only good thing winter has to offer is delicious food – soup, in particular. I noticed… Continue reading Soup de Jour Day 3
Two weeks ago I posted a basic soup recipe that can be transformed into four different flavors. It is so delicious and while there is time involved making it, you gain more time back when choosing some simple add ins to get dinner on the table quickly! Today is perfect for the next choice. It’s… Continue reading Soup de Jour Day 2