Category Archives: Cooking

To Your Health, And Mine

Well, it has now been almost 7 months since I decided to take the plunge and not only improve my A1C, but also lose some weight. I am happy to say I have done both by pursuing a low carb … Continue reading

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We Are What We Eat

I’m sure most if not all of you have heard the old saying “You Are What You Eat”. Well, I would like to add to that “I Am Also What I Don’t Eat”. Since going on a low carb diet … Continue reading

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So, How’s That Keto Thing Going?

As any of you that follow me know, back in early January, I decided to go on a diet. Not unlike the thousands of people that, on New Years Eve, while basking in a pleasant alcoholic haze, said “this year … Continue reading

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All God’s Children

Yesterday the Humane Society Shelter where I volunteer held its Christmas Dinner for all the homeless animals. Volunteers cooked, baked, and prepared healthy foods for all the residents, be they dogs, cats, rabbits, or guinea pigs. Even a couple of … Continue reading

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Thinking Inside The Box

They say that necessity is the mother of invention.  That may be true, but if it is, necessity must have a sister named curiosity.  I mean, a lot of the stuff I do, without a lot of thought I might … Continue reading

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In Pursuit Of The Perfect Pizza

It has been a while since I posted anything relative to my prowess in the kitchen.  This is partly because my menus have not been exactly culinary delights, leaning heavily on easy recipes.  It is also because I have a … Continue reading

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Rolling In Dough

When I first got into this cooking thing, it was merely as a means of survival.  I wanted to continue to enjoy delicious hot meals that were worthy of “the big kitchen” even if not quite up to the standards … Continue reading

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Going To Pot

Although I am relatively new to this cooking thing, one thing I learned to do somewhere along the line was to cook spaghetti.  I’m just talking the pasta here, not the sauce.  I never had to worry about the sauce, … Continue reading

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Come Fry With Me

“Do we really need it” she asked. “Probably not” I said.  “But, it might be nice to have”. “I don’t know.  From what I have seen, it looks like a lot of money to heat up some french fries” she … Continue reading

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Tools Of The Trade

I remember when I was first married and there were no pennies to be wasted, I used to enjoy going to Sears and wandering around the tool department, predetermining what I would buy when I was able.  I wasn’t even … Continue reading

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