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October 4, 2016
Van Life: Making an Inexpensive Kitchen in the Van
The van kitchen is working deliciously! I took a page from the teardrop camper designs and created a van kitchen accessible from the back cargo doors. This
August 14, 2015
Eggs: Poached vs. Boiled
My mother shared this tip a few years ago — and it’s a quick tip that makes it easier and faster to create any dish that
December 10, 2014
Cheats: The NEW Way Butchers Put a Thumb On Your Scale
So the other night, I found a GREAT deal (or so I thought) on meat at a local, well-known grocery store chain. They had pork chops
July 16, 2014
3 Ingredients, 15 minutes: Simple Chocolate Mousse
During the beginning of my quest for simple foods, whole foods, REAL foods, I had a few moments of total weakness. You know the ones… those
March 25, 2014
Simple Living: Taking Better Care of Me… Inside and Out
The journey back to healthy is a S-L-O-W one. Taking the time and the effort to take care of me — inside and out — as
March 4, 2014
My Simple Eating Voyage
I said I was going to simplify my food back in January. I’ll have to admit, it’s been a little challenging. Trying to eat simple foods
February 17, 2014
Super Simple Sunday Supper
Yesterday, while I was cooking breakfast (and the Honey Badger was *gasp* sweeping the floor — yes, he really was!), I threw two boneless breasts of
January 22, 2014
Food Should Be Simple – Diets Should Be Healthy and EASY!
I’m trying an experiment beginning today. It’s one of those experiments that leaves my significant other rolling his eyes (oh, and he refused to eat most
October 21, 2013
Sand Pie Recipe – OMG!
Want to make the best pie EVER? Well here’s the recipe for Betty’s Sand Pie from Betty’s OK Country Cooking in Columbia, Kentucky. Read it. Make
April 23, 2013
Going Small … and Mobile!
My mother and I just took the leap and bought a conversion van. On the maiden voyage, we submerged ourselves in living small — really, REALLY
August 30, 2012
Problem: Sweet Tooth, Solution: Brownies!
I needed something really sweet today. I needed a reward. I NEEDED IT! All my usual treats were gone (Yes, I’m sure, I checked all the
July 8, 2012
Zucchini Waffles with Peaches and Flax
This breakfast treat took 10 minutes to prepare from scratch and used one of the many zucchini squash I have sitting in the kitchen awaiting preparation.