Tag Archives: Food

20 Days In

It’s been nearly 3 weeks since I made a firm commitment to getting my chubby self into better shape. So many friends and acquaintances have come through with [..]

Dietary Choices, Fitness, Health, Lifestyle , , , , ,

Guest Post at Pantry Paratus

Howdy folks – Some of you might be interested in the guest post I have up today over at Pantry Paratus; it’s about using all-natural cleaners around the [..]

Cleaning Products, Community, Food, Sustainability , ,

Homemade Chocolate Mint Ice Cream Recipe

One of my biggest weaknesses is ice cream; I love it. Fruity, chocolaty, nutty, plain old vanilla – sign me up, man.

Cow Share, Eggs, Food, Gluten-Free, Vegetarian , , ,

The Birth of Two eBooks

  My friend The Marvelous Millie at Real Food for Less Money is offering a free (free!) eBook when you sign up for her newsletter. “Oh no,” you [..]

Book Review, Food , ,

Meal Planning

For years, I have foolishly resisted planning meals ahead of time. My inner three-year-old whined, “but what if I don’t want to have beef stew on Thursday?” Well, too [..]

Dietary Choices, Food, Household, Mental Well-Being, Product Recommendations, Stress, Tips , ,

I Tried Something New Today

New things are good – I like them. Crave them, even. I’ve never in my life had anchovies or sardines (to the best of my knowledge.) At least, [..]

Failures, Food, Sustainability , ,

Optimistic Friday

It’s a beautiful day out. I don’t want to talk about how Chickenhead was also killed night before last, or how The Engineir very thoughtfully tried to protect [..]

Chickens, Farmers' Markets, Food, Mental Well-Being, Mom , , , , , , , ,

Inaugural Treat Revealed

Ok, folks – I said I’d tell you today what I had for a gluten-laden snack last week. I’m not proud of my spur-of-the-moment choice, not at all. [..]

Food, Giveaway , ,

Inaugural Treat

Time for a contest! A week after learning my sensitivity to gluten is approaching normal, I celebrated by consuming which of the following previously-verboten food items: A 3-piece [..]

Allergies, Food, Giveaway, Gluten-Free, Health , , ,

A Case Study, C’est Moi

Yesterday, I spent the last half of the afternoon bouncing around on cloud nine, doing a mental happy dance. I hadn’t felt that good in a long, long [..]

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