You know when you move to a new city and have to find all new...everything - a new hair person, nail place, dry cleaners, car place, etc.? We're right in the middle of all that right now. It's like every day there's a new reminder that we're the new kids on the block. Don't get me wrong, I love it; the… Continue reading Herby Lamb Meatballs
I used to say I could be a vegetarian simply to avoid ever having to handle raw meat. I had no problem eating it, but I didn't like to touch it. Ick! So I mostly stuck with vegetables. And crudites became my comfort zone. Now, I am a little more mature and can handle touching… Continue reading Whole Herb Roasted Chicken
There are two different stacks of strawberries in the produce section, but one is two dollars more. Why? And is it worth the price? As if the grocery store wasn't already an overwhelming place for the decision-making challenged there's yet another choice we have to make. But when it comes to some foods, organic versus… Continue reading Organic Schemanic?
Researchers in London report that organic foods have no nutritional or health benefits over conventional foods. (See the journalist in me telling both sides of the story?) I can see this ... I mean, an apple, is an apple, is an apple. If you're only comparing the amount of fiber, calories and vitamin C in… Continue reading Is organic really better?
A little scared? Don't be. Ignorance may be bliss, but not when it's in the form of a cheeseburger giving you E. coli poisoning. Rare? Not so much. Food-related illnesses happen to an estimated 76 million Americans a year. A gross figure that could be helped with some responsibility. Food Inc., a new documentary out… Continue reading You’ll Never Look at Dinner the Same Way…