What I am is what I am…

If you are what you eat (and you definitely are), today I am a big pile of refined white crap. And that’s exactly what I feel like. Before last night’s LLL meeting, the fam and I stopped off at the Cherry Alley in Lewisburg for sandwiches, only to find that they closed at  6. My… [read more]

I always knew I was a winner…

Last week was pretty amazing…I won a whole bunch of fun stuff! First, I won a radio contest on WQKX. I am usually pretty good at trivia, and I figure if I win something, it sorta offsets what I spend on gas. (The environmental impact is a different story and, yes, I feel guilty about… [read more]

That Healthy Me is one smart cookie…

So, I had bread on the brain yesterday…but not so much that I actually remembered to bring my bread with me to make a sandwich at lunchtime.   This time I did actually listen to Healthy Me and plan ahead, but forgetfulness won out. Happens a lot lately. Lemon: I found myself with a can of… [read more]

My First Mother’s Day: Part 2

I had an utterly lovely Mother’s Day weekend! But then, who wouldn’t love a weekend full of rainbows and  miracles? (Slight) Miracle #1: Imagine my surprise when, after my lasagna-induced bloatfest on Saturday night, I slipped right into my too-small jeans on Sunday morning! Those suckers were too small before I was pregnant!  Yay for… [read more]

Almond Date Cream: Take 2

As mentioned in a previous post, I love almonds and I love dates, so I had to try the Almond Date Cream recipe in my new Vegan Planet Cookbook. (I think the book calls it Almond Butter Cream, but that didn’t seem an accurate description to me.) The first time around, I couldn’t resist modifying… [read more]