Monthly Archives: September 2010

Experimental Dinner: Gluten-Free Orange Chicken & Vegan/Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Are you asking yourself if meat + vegan food cancel each other out? The answer is YES!!! You retain the calories, but the foods literally cancel each other in your stomach, leaving nothing. Don’t ya just love science of nutrition … Continue reading

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Veggie Frittata Morning!

If you have never eaten a frittata, then my friend…get to cooking! I am a fan of most all things breakfast, typically at any time of day…frittatas are EASY to make, decently foolproof, and are their most delicious after sleeping … Continue reading

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Colon Blow & Jicama Salad. MMM!

Colon Blow is what someone once deemed the only dish I would ever cook, many years ago. I never had a “blow-out” from it, and have always loved it. Maybe because it’s so chock-full of ruffage and goodness, it SHOULD … Continue reading

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Grocery Shopping Fascist. Err, I mean GENIUS!

For the first time on my own, I am having to be careful what I spend at the grocery store now. I have been VERY fortunate in that respect in the past, and I have definitely done it up & … Continue reading

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Experimental Dinner: Vegetarian Wontons with Sweet Chili Sauce & Kale Chips.

I ended regular dining at Chinese buffet places about 4 years ago. One thing I have always missed was wontons. I would always get the cream cheese wontons and just eat the cream cheese parts, leaving the rest of the … Continue reading

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Experimental vegan dinner (aka tempeh salad & spaghetti squash).

Sometimes I get a hankerin’ for something and no matter what, that’s what’s for dinner. Here was last night’s hankerin’: Right, so…anything come to mind? No? Me neither. I went to foodgawker & found no inspiration. That rarely happens. I’m … Continue reading

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Italian Chicken Crockpot Night.

Tonight’s dinner is super-fun because there are so many variations you can have! I wanted something comforting, yet healthy, of course. I flipped through my homemade recipe book (3-ring binder with an index & loose-leaf notebook pages of recipes I … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Biscuit Morning.

Gluten-free biscuit mornings have, for awhile now, been exciting times. There were many-a-morning, not so exciting, during my beginner gluten-free experimentation days. Gluten-free was inspired by my Honey, who had a rather severe intolerance when we met. After it was … Continue reading

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Firsts.

Firsts. Well, in the past 24 hours, I have become unemployed, joined FaceBook after years of refusing, and started this blog…with a lot of other things in between. I am moving forward and exploring my creative outlets while I have … Continue reading

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Vegan to Vegetarian Over Dinner.

Cooking dinner on the night I was “non-retained” from my employment, my brain had already auto-kicked into frugal mode. I looked around the frigde & pantry & as usual, took stock of my items and sat down at the computer … Continue reading

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