Recipes-Food contains 102 articles
Awesomely Simple Blueberry Bliss Dessert Recipe
Categories: At Home, Recipes-Food

Those of us who love food – meaning, the entire human race (with a few weird exceptions) – naturally cast a calculating eye on the dessert table. And my go-to dessert for every event is Blueberry Bliss. My pan full of this delicious concoction has traveled to many, MANY places and it is always a […]

Muesli: Homemade Muesli = Powerful Energy Source
Categories: Recipes-Food

Muesli is an incredible energy source, not to mention one tasty ‘cereal’ – which can be life in a dish. And we don’t mean sugar-laden junk from the grocery store. We mean muesli that you make for yourself that is loaded with healthy and life-giving ingredients, not to mention being delicious. The late John H. […]

4 Low Calorie & Healthy Salad Dressing Recipes
Categories: Recipes-Food, Weight Loss

There used to be a commercial that went, “Salads are great for watching your weight …” but we can blow the value of a salad with the dressing. Here are four salad dressing recipes (although one of them contains only one ingredient :-) that won’t pile on the fat and calories. Choose these instead of […]

Herb Gardening For Non-Gardeners
Categories: Recipes-Food

In the past, I started a garden every spring – and when it got really hot and miserable in the summer, I neglected it and ended up with an ugly mess. So I have forgotten a serious garden – except for herb gardening. I love fresh herbs and they can be grown with very little […]

Brown Rice Recipe: The Fastest, Easiest Leftover Warm Rice Recipe In The World
Categories: Recipes-Food

Over the past year or two my eating habits have deteriorated. REALLY deteriorated. So I decided to do something about it because I feel so much better when I eat a plant-based diet. I’m not talking about a ‘diet-diet’, meaning deprivation. I mean in the broader sense of habitual eating habits. And one of the […]

Alfredo Sauce With 78% Fewer Calories? OK, But Is It Any Good?
Categories: Recipes-Food

Lots of people like Alfredo sauce, but since it’s mostly cream and butter they don’t like the calories. Daphne Oz, the author of The Happy Cook, has a recipe that cuts 78% of the calories. Is it any good – meaning does it taste like anything a human wants to eat? I don’t know but […]

Don’t Eat That Cucumber!
Categories: Recipes-Food

If you’re about to eat a cucumber, perhaps you should re-think that decision – unless you absolutely know where the cuke came from. Like your own backyard. Why? Because according to the Communicable Disease Center there have been 838 cases of salmonella from cucumbers from Mexico. Here are the reported outbreaks so far: Alabama (1) […]

The Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership Gets A Thumbs Down From Food Safety Groups
Categories: Recipes-Food

If you’re interested in food safety – and who isn’t? – then you should check out this story on opposition to the Trans-Pacific Trade Partnership agreement, I recently saw an image of a printed copy of the agreement on a Senator’s desk and it’s several feet – yes, FEET – tall! How can anyone truly understand anything […]

Kirkland Signature Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is A Great Gift For A Cook
Categories: Recipes-Food

The holiday season is upon us and if you’re looking for cooks gifts, we have a lot of ideas. That’s because a lot of food prep goes on at our house. :-) A high quality product like this Kirkland Signature Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil will always be appreciated by a cook – unless they’re eating […]

Growing Green Onions That Are Organic and Free?
Categories: Recipes-Food

I eat a ton of salads, and so do my family members, and green onions go on EVERY salad. So I buy at least two bunches every week. They’re not that expensive – usually about $1.25 – $1.50 for two bunches. Still, that’s approximately $75 a year that I could spend on something else. More […]