Category Archives: Food

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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Sharing a Birthday with Cookie Monster and Healthy Eating Day

National Healthy Eating Day and Cookie Monster Day. Perfect combination, right? Healthy Eating day, of course, encourages eating foods that are “good” for us. Cookies don’t always fall in that category. Still, it’s a great combination. However, cookies can be … Continue reading

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Menu Monday

  This week is a little topsy-turvy. I’m not sure when I’m going to be where. So I’ll just make a menu list assuming I’ll be home for every meal. I did a little better with following the meal plan … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner?

The third time’s the charm. Right?   If not, don’t tell me. Because here I go, trying a Monday Menu List one more time. The first time was a complete bomb. I don’t think I prepared or ate any of … Continue reading

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Menu Monday

Last week I tried my first menu Monday. It flopped. Oh, the menu lists were fine. The follow-through lacked umph. In fact, I think the only thing completed was cooking the roast. I didn’t eat the roast, just cooked it. … Continue reading

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Menu Monday

  Fellow writer, California Girl, and friend Dee, from Life with Dee, has inspired me to do Menu Monday Posts. It’s possible that with the Monday Menus I’ll make some of the recipes I keep collecting.  Remember, I said “possible” … Continue reading

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