As winter approaches, fresh fruits and vegetables can be hard to come by. Last year, I wouldn’t have thought twice about this. I simply would have upped my quantity of meat and carb intake and threw my veggies to the window. A switch to a mostly vegetarian lifestyle has made this issue extremely important to […]
In the process of relocating to Connecticut. Be back later this week or next week with lots of holiday recipes.
There is a running joke about J from his Kings Point days. It has something to do with marinara sauce and lasagna. I’m not privvy to all of the details, nor do I really care to understand. What I do pull from this is “joke” is that my husband is a lasagna loving, chicken parm […]
With the onslaught of cold weather, I have gone on a marshmallows binge. That means an excess of homemade hot cocoa, which in turn translates to an excess of stomach aches thanks to the over indulgence on dairy. Needing to cut that out of my diet, my mind turned to s’mores. A “food” that brings […]
For those of you who aren’t caught up in the Pinterest Frenzy, behold the gem that is Pinterest. It is fabulously addictive. It has given me so many creative ideas and tons of great new recipes. You can follow the Simple Food Healthy Life Pinterest page for a quick summary of all the recipes on […]
There is something magical about food. It is more than just something you eat and more than the end result of an activity that acts as a de-stressor for me and so many others. Food is something that brings people together. We make plans to go out to dinner with friends. Over the holidays we […]
I stumbled across a recipe for homemade graham crackers on Smitten Kitchen. It seemed like such a perfect treat and a childhood favorite. Whelp it definitely wasn’t a recipe that turned out as planned. What I ended up with was a mix between a cookie and a graham cracker. Delicious? Yes. The graham cracker I […]