Nutty granola and a rant about clean eating

Nutty granola and a rant about clea...

Clean eating. It’s kind of a buzz word nowadays, but I’ve found that everyone has a different definition. Some folks say that “clean eating ” is: -low fat (and high in refined foods) -low carb (and high in...
Life before Facebook

Life before Facebook

What was life like before Facebook? I was not consumed with details of the lives of people around me, but I was still their friend. I didn’t know what their kids looked like and I wasn’t the first to see their new hair do. It...
Harlot Carrots

Harlot Carrots

Since I’ve been growing veggies in my backyard the #1 thing I’ve learned is that they don’t always look like grocery store produce. Remember that yellow squash a few years back? Um…..let me dig it out of archives-...
Earth Day clean out

Earth Day clean out

We’re hitting heavy lettuce season right now and I couldn’t be happier about it. Its also earth day! To celebrate I’m doing something for the earth……but its probably not what you’re thinking. I’m...
Popcorn, simplified.

Popcorn, simplified.

Apparently its National Popcorn Day! So to celebrate I thought it was past time to show you how to make popcorn without all the crap that comes in the Act II bag. It should be a no-brainer that buttery flavored powder is laced with all...
Variety is good

Variety is good

I realize the words I say often when the kids start asking what they mean. Joslyn has asked a few times, “What is variety?” Um….. It means having a little of everything. Since I couldn’t remember the context,...