Tag Archives: Weight loss

How to Cook With Your Nose

I remember when I first made the decision to move away from high sugar, high salt food, to more wholesome, natural food.  It was the day that I realized that the pre-packaged food tastes like crap compared to the stuff … Continue reading

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Spagetti Squash Au Gratin

I love pinterest.  A lot.  But so many of the recipes I can’t have any more.  The doctors put me on a low (read: almost no) carbs diet.  So when I find a low/no carb recipe that looks good I … Continue reading

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Easy Tender Crock Pot Brisket

I love the show Cooks Country on PBS.  They thoroughly evaluate recipes and cooking equipment  and give everyone only the very best.  The show is a lot of fun to watch too.  I normally catch it half way through and … Continue reading

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Fast, Fresh, Homemade Marinara Sauce

Now that I have been getting more busy with work, I have had to cut down on the amount of time that I can use to cook dinner.  Even though I didn’t want to out of principal, I tried a … Continue reading

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Roasted Eggplant and Red Pepper Dip

This spring was a very cold and wet spring.  That meant that our garden was very slow in taking off.  It was just really getting going, and then it snowed this weekend. We got our first eggplant off the plant … Continue reading

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Thai Turkey Burgers with Pineapple Pan Salsa

I really didn’t want to like Rachel Ray.  I have this inherent distrust of anyone who is popular.  It comes from being the unattractive nerdy kid in school, I inherently distrust anyone who is charming and/or particularly good looking.  If … Continue reading

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Pan Seared Pork Chops with Cherry Rosemary Compote

One of the great things about cherries is that they are affordable only long enough that you don’t get sick of them.  For just a few weeks you can load up on cherries without feeling guilty, and then they are … Continue reading

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