Category Archives: Food

The Hardest Post… As goes the publishing world, so goes the blog.

After six years, I’m done. The publishing world has changed, we all know it. So has the world of blogging. Once upon a time, as recently as 2-3 years ago, a blog was crucial for outreach, for getting to know readers … Continue reading

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Baba Ganoush (Translation: Yummy Eggplant Dip)

Fun factoid #1: literal translation from Arabic– Pampered Papa or Coy Daddy Fun factoid #2: Eggplants contain nicotine. Why is this? Good question! Because the tobacco plant is a member of the nightshade family, along with eggplant, tomato, tomatillo, chilie, peppers, … Continue reading

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Busting Nutrition Misinformation – Yes, you may have s’more!

The s’more has a long and glorious history. It was first mentioned in Girl Scout literature back in 1925. That’s almost 100 years ago, folks! A s’more, the simplest of confections, is made of a fire-roasted marshmallow and a layer … Continue reading

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My new favorite ‘found’ item!

I found this in a throw-away bin– one of the bins where we could toss our earthquake trash. Look! Look closer! That’s what I saw when I opened the book the next day. I was so excited. I loved Julia Child. … Continue reading

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Herbal Remedies in Your Kitchen and Backyard.

I’ve been watching Outlander religiously and so I have herbal remedies on my brain. I keep wondering– If I were sent back in time, and I had to practice primitive medicine as a healer (I am a registered nurse) — … Continue reading

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