Category Archives: Food

Jicama and a Barbcue Place – Adventures in Food

Trying new foods is one of my “adventures.” Sometimes it’s food new to me, sometimes it’s a food prepared in a different way, or by someone who knows how to cook it, sometimes it’s a new eating establishment. This month … Continue reading

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Celebrate Life – Have Ice Cream for Breakfast

  Life is a celebration. Sometimes, in the hectic day to day living or just trying to survive, we forget that. Today is Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day. The idea is to celebrate the lives of children who are … Continue reading

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Friday Food: Slow-Cooked Roast Served Three Different Ways

What did you eat this week? Anything exceptionally good? How about super easy? When I started this blog, this time, I thought I’d talk about fitness and food on Friday. I love alliteration. Let’s get real though, fitness isn’t going … Continue reading

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Five Foods

  I try to be adventurous and sometimes I find I like a new food, other times, no. Here are six foods that were new to me when I married. 1. Lamb chops – Even my husband had never eaten … Continue reading

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Healthy, Easy to prepare, Inexpensive Snack Foods

Snacks. Most people love them. They should be a food group all their own, proteins, fruits, vegetables, grains, fats and snacks. Right? No, not only do they not have their own food group, wrong, just wrong. We are told snacking, … Continue reading

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Black Eye Pea Patty – Another Way to Serve The Dried Pea

Beans, beans good for your heart Beans, beans at the mart Beans, beans good for your heart Beans, beans in your cart.   Ok, that’s not how that little ditty goes. But, the words I learned as a child, and … Continue reading

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Black-Eye Peas; A New Year’s Day Tradition Revived

Did you have Black-eye Peas yesterday? Did you have cornbread, greens, and/or rice with your peas? Eating the peas on January 1, is a tradition that dates back to the Civil War. There wasn’t a clear explanation, or any explanation … Continue reading

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