Category Archives: Food

Link of the day: vegetarian opportunity

Kathy Freston at Huffington Post Excerpt: If everyone went vegetarian just for one day, the U.S. would save: ● 100 billion gallons of water, enough to supply all the homes in New England for almost 4 months; ● 1.5 billion … Continue reading

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Gifts in a Jar – Collections

Straight from your kitchen; it’s become a holiday tradition now – the growing collections of ‘gifts in a jar’.  They are all over the internet, blogs and websites.  Thought I’d make a post, open a category and collect links to … Continue reading

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How To : Canning Tomatoes. Salsa, Tomato Sauce

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United States Food Supply in Danger?

I’m not altogether sure that I agree with the slant or bent of why this was posted – as it has a somewhat anti-illegal immigrant cast to it , which I don’t share. But the information pointed out about contaminated … Continue reading

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How much per week on food according to Dept of Labor stats?

The Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics puts out some very detailed statistics about how much Americans spend on different parts of their budget. Part of that, obviously, focuses on food. The most recent data that they have published … Continue reading

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Recipes This Week; Still Eating Thai!

Catching up on the new recipes I made this week. See what happens when I miss one day of blogging the progression? It turns into two missed days, then three, then an entire week goes by and I find myself … Continue reading

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‘No Knead Bread ‘recipe by Jim Lahey in the NY Times – apparantly it’s all the rage, and it’s just reaching me now.

I’ll leave a ‘bread crumb trail’ for how I came about finding the ‘No Knead Bread’ recipe that apparantly has caught fire and is making the rounds. I’m either oblivious, or it is still new enough that it hasn’t reached … Continue reading

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Roasted Sweet Potato Sticks with Rosemary – another ‘snack’ food – healthy sorta

I haven’t fixed this ‘snack’ yet, but I feel pretty confident having made roasted, seasoned potatos, and recently having made Eggplant Chips. So, putting the recipe here for reference and when I get more sweet potatoes, I’ll be sure to … Continue reading

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Kettle Corn recipe – for those cravings when I cave in….

Just a little not so healthy Kettle Corn recipe I came across today at Seattlest. Yes, from time to time, I give into my craving for kettle corn. I first tasted it when we lived in Mount Vernon, in Skagit … Continue reading

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Three Soups, A big batch of Granola, and Eggplant Chips. What a day in the kitchen!

Three Soups Tonight!New batch of Granola. Eggplant Chips. I got busy and made three different soups tonight to go with the big batch of rice I made yesterday. I also wanted to be sure that Sweetie would have ‘leftovers’ for … Continue reading

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