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Wee Hands Help: Making Breakfast!

Recently, I challenged my other half with a ┬álifestyle change: eliminate grains. There was no great need but I included in my challenge, words something like “I think you would love a few pounds without lifting a finger”. He took … Continue reading

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Teff On A Budget

It’s no secret. Bob’s Red Mill is wonderful. The products are quality controlled, they are consistent, they are delicious, and they have earned for themselves a fantastic reputation. Oh – and they are not cheap. I realize many of Bob’s … Continue reading

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Party. Food. And Drink

We live in a relatively materialistic society. I’m not generalizing this…I mean our family now lives in a materialistic society. We came from rural. Simple. Homemade, handmade, kid-made, frugal, inexpensive, money saving rural. And it was lovely. But we are … Continue reading

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Did You Hear The One About…

I’m not guru, just passionate. I’m not super savvy about every good bad and ugly fast food (and restaurant) joint out there, just yearning to know more. And, often as I learn more, I am more frightened about all the … Continue reading

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Please Pass The Injera

Mission accomplished! Sunday evening, after a week of waiting for the (Teff only) Injera to ferment, this little family feasted on a whole lot of Ethiopian Food namely in the way of injera and wat. At one point during the … Continue reading

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Munchkin Monday

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No Potato Salad

We had ribs the other night. Yum. Have I ever shared about my absolute knock-you me-off-your my-feet love for ribs? No? Well, there it is. A near obsession it’s so bad. Plus, it’s of the pork family which is the … Continue reading

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Peas And Beans And Bacon

I’ll admit that lately I’ve been in a real meal slump. I feel as though I’m serving a lot of repeats and while there are no complaints, it just gets mundane…you know?! I wanted something (to make and serve!) for … Continue reading

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Cookie. Cutter.

Never underestimate the joy found in a cookie cutter. It can give an everyday (peanut butter and blackberry) sandwich just a wee bit more personality and, well, character. Perhaps the shark was a little too narrow. But you get the … Continue reading

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Salad A La T-Bone

Let’s not forget the beauty found in leftovers. The re-creation of a once (recent!) delicious meal. We treated ourselves Friday (actually, the local grocery store lured us with an unpassable sale) to t-bone steaks. Some of us rank ribs marginally … Continue reading

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