lunch bowls – power packed

lunch bowls – power packed

I’m still thinking about easy, nutritious and most importantly scrumptious lunches. Who wants to face another pb&j sandwich? Not me. Once lunch time rolls around, I’m starving and always pressed for time. I want something that’s quick to make, will … Continue reading

carrot quinoa salad – mother’s day

carrot quinoa salad – mother’s day

Carrot Quinoa Salad; a bowl of power packed energy.     Quinoa (pronounced KEEN-wah) is my ‘go to’ when I’m meated out. My auto spell correct is going crazy! There are days when my body craves grains and vegetables. Quinoa has … Continue reading

the cobbler’s children…

the cobbler’s children…

Last week, forty-seven hours of my life were dedicated to cooking. Two of those hours were committed to making food for me and Ralph. Since we’ve been back in the city and, more to the point, now that I’m back … Continue reading

quinoa salad – fuel for hours

quinoa salad – fuel for hours

All my life, I’ve been ‘that skinny @#*XX’ that never gained weight. I could eat like a horse, which I did with great joy, and never gained an ounce. Then I hit forty. And slowly, ever so unnoticeably, each year … Continue reading

pea shoots and buttercups

pea shoots and buttercups

Even at fifty-one years old, the first day of summer vacation is so exciting. I’m not sure what it is about my personality but schedules, commitments, lists and appointments leave me feeling panicked and confined. Summer at the farm means happy, happy freedom… … Continue reading