This month, I’m helping out with Blogging University’s Photo 101 course on WordPress.com, and I’ve decided to join in as a participant as well. I’m winding down the busy season with Jenny Hooks Photography and heading into an indefinite hiatus, and I’m going to have more time to spend on the hobby of photography. I… Read More “Home” – Photo 101: A Photo a Day
My husband just educated an expecting couple about babywearing in Target, after they asked him about the BabyHawk.
So who else goes non-traditional on Thanksgiving? None of us care for turkey, so we’re staring what we hope will become a tradition here at our new house. The Captain is grilling babyback ribs (my Southern boy is grilling in the snow). I’m making curried sweet potatoes with honey butter glaze, corn pudding (recipe has… Read More Going nontraditional.
They had me at “bacon fat aromatics”.
Did you know that when you roast cabbage, it takes on a nutty, almost sweet flavor? I really, really love cabbage, and tend to eat it mostly in the spring time around St. Patrick’s Day, but having discovered this recipe, I’m going to be eating it a lot more frequently. It is cheap, it is… Read More RECIPE: Roasted Cabbage Wedges
I love curry. I’ve told my husband before that I could probably be a vegetarian in a heartbeat if I had unlimited access to fresh Indian food at all times. I created this chicken salad recipe to fit in with my healthier eating habits, and it turned out to be DELICIOUS! Ingredients: approximately 6 cups… Read More Get Healthy: Curry Chicken Salad made with Greek Yogurt
Oh my goodness. What to call this? Almond-Oatmeal smoothie? Apple-Cinnamon Smoothie? Paradise in a Smoothie? Who knows. This smoothie is aaaaaaaamazing. When I took my first sip, I wanted to cry. How could I possibly think that eating well would be too difficult for me? This is so, so good, and so, so good for… Read More Get Healthy: The Smoothie That Will Change Your Life
These are wonderful. I think they may need a bit more gelatin powder in them than the recipe calls for. Play with it by adding a pinch more than the recipe calls for. Ingredients: 1 cup of mixed berries, your choice (I used strawberries, blackberries, and blueberries) 1/4 c. water 1/2 c. unsweetened applesauce 1/2… Read More Get Healthy: Homemade Fruit Snacks
I found this recipe online, listed as a food that is appropriate for Phase 2 of the HCG Diet. I have absolutely no idea what that means, I just know that it only has 35 calories per 8 oz serving, which is music to my ears. It is delicious and filling. The flavor is just… Read More Get Healthy: Cleansing Cabbage Soup
I’m prone to hyperbole, but I’m not exaggerating when I say how amazingly delicious this smoothie is. I expected to have to choke it down, but I think my world rocked on it’s axis a bit when I took my first sip. I’m pretty sure that healthy smoothies are going to be the secret to… Read More Get Healthy: Green Banana Smoothie