Food Matters: 30-Day Nutritional Throwdown & Balding Guys with Glasses

Anybody ever heard of Mark Bittman? Here is a picture of Mark.  He is the author of one of my favorite cookbooks, How to Cook Everything.  I've blogged about it before here. The man pictured below is Dr. Tim Keller.  He is the pastor at Redeemer Church in New York City and the author of several… Continue reading Food Matters: 30-Day Nutritional Throwdown & Balding Guys with Glasses

Food, Kids

January 3

THAT is the world's worst chicken pot pie casserole. Not only did it taste horrible, it looked nasty and it took a long time to make. I boiled a whole chicken to get the meat, cut up tiny little pieces of carrots, onion and celery, made a homemade sauce. The only thing not time-consuming were… Continue reading January 3

Family, Food, Humor

Fruit Cocktail Casserole

Tonight we are eating Tater Tot Casserole.  We rarely eat casseroles; we are more of a meat, starch, and veggie family.  My children like easily identifiable food on their plate, and anything coming out of a 9x13 dish will be spread apart on their plate and analyzed.  They interrogate me:   What is this little… Continue reading Fruit Cocktail Casserole

Family, Food

Friday is Pizza Night

It's a rainy super cold day here in Sparkle City.  A good day to stay inside.  I already ran outside (woo-hoo for me!).  It's really more of a wun or a ralk...runalk, perhaps?  I am a big fan of running/walking intervals.  Around interval 6 the dog started shooting meaningful glances back my way through the… Continue reading Friday is Pizza Night