Who Knew?

I just learned something. I love it when that happens. Curious? Well, let me tell you. I just learned turmeric is an ingredient in curry. Perhaps you already knew, or maybe you don't care, but for me, it cleared up my confusion concerning the name of this recipe. For the life of me, I could not…

Bring Back the Lentils

Remember January of 2015? You know, when I declared January the month of the lentil, and then went crazy posting lentil recipes? Well, guess what? I've got another recipe for you. This recipe is life changing. (Well, okay, maybe not life changing.) And it comes with a story. A funny story. What a bonus! I've been…

My Not Overly Thought Provoking, Slightly Less than Inspirational, Definitely Not Perfect, Post

I've been sitting on this post for quite a while now. (Not literally mind you; it's just a figure of speech.) I mean it is November. And it has been pumpkin season for quite a while. In the past I've written about my love of all things pumpkin. My recipe page certainly is not lacking…

End of Summer Salad

It's been fun. But I guess all good things must come to an end. I need to come to terms with the fact...it's over. So... goodbye lemon goji berry tea in a real mug. Goodbye morning workouts when the sun is above the horizon. Goodbye leisurely walks with my favorite squirrel chasing canine. Goodbye reading a…

Living in the Moment and a Simple Recipe

Well, my intentions were good. A two week vacation should have afforded me plenty of blogging opportunities. (Especially since we were driving from Wisconsin to Maine and back.)   Maybe I should blame the course I took this summer: Mindfulness for Educators. I could say I was doing such a great job of living in…