Tuesday, June 26, 2012

What's In... Cool Whip?


Real food comes from the earth. Real food has a life cycle - it is born out of a seed, grows big and then eventually withers and dies.  Real food is living and when eaten by humans, helps humans to live also.  And then there's Cool Whip... 

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Patio Garden: Starting Small


I know! I should have waited until the Fall, but I just couldn't.  I have no patience.  I had to plant a few things on my patio this month to see how they would do.  And guess what?...

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Inspired by The Inspired Vegan: Caramelized Veggies over Grits


A couple of months ago I entered a contest on the PETA website and won (whoot whoot!!) a copy of the vegan cookbook, The Inspired Vegan by Bryant Terry.  Last night I let it inspire me to create my own dish: caramelized fennel and Brussels sprouts with black turtle beans over grits.