Category: Food

Photos That Pay-It-Forward And A Delicious Salad Recipe

My friend, Monica, texted me this photo the other day, and I must say that it truly inspired me. I mean, aren’t you salivating just looking at that thing?! It looks so refreshing and delicious! Monica sent this to me because she was so excited about her healthy lunch, and she wanted to share it …

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I Put Butter In My Coffee And It Was Awesome

Can you put coconut oil, butter, and vanilla extract in your coffee? The answer is a big fat YES! My friend sent me an article called, The Only Way I Drink Coffee, from WellnessMama.com. The article provides a recipe for a strange coffee drink and an explanation for the curious ingredients. In a nutshell, the …

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Sweet Potato And Chorizo Hash With Spinach And Peppers

I love a good breakfast hash. Last week, I put together this puppy for the hubs, and it was a huge hit. Hash is basically a mixture of chunked-up meat and potatoes. I grew up eating that canned corned beef hash that looks more like wet dog food than a proper breakfast. My mom hated …

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Eating Vegetables Is Not A Form Of Punishment

“Finish your broccoli,” my mother would say at the dinner table when I was a kid. Noticing that my mother’s plate did not contain broccoli, I would ask, “But, where is your broccoli, Mommy?” Without hesitation, Mommy replied, “I ate mine in the kitchen while I was cooking.” Years later, I found out that was a …

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New Year, New Author: Meet Annie

I would like to take a moment and introduce a new guest author, Annie Kessler. Annie is my cousin and best friend. She was the matron of honor in my wedding, sorceress of backyard make-believe, giggler of my bad jokes, and partner-in-crime for all life endeavors. Annie will be contributing her wit, humor, and practical …

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Adventures In Food Poisoning: Remedies And Moral Support

The hubs and I got food poisoning the week of Thanksgiving, and it really messed up our routine for the subsequent weeks. Not only did it discourage us from indulging in too much turkey, taters, and stuffing, it also interfered with work, household responsibilities, and social activities. We missed out on a lot the week …

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