FOOD

Make Us This Day Our Daily Bread

Make Us This Day Our Daily Bread

Ratio-Based Bread Baking We bake our bread at home daily.  My friends say “If I had your time…”  I don’t have any more time than any other working mom who does a million extra things.  What I do have is a secret recipe and a process.  I make the bread dough at night,...

Egglplant Overdose? Make Baba Ganoush

Baba Ganoush–The Healthy Dip End of summer is eggplant overdose, because I always over plant and I forget I don't eat a lot of eggplant. Eggplant parm is tasty, freezes well--and is a epic pain to make. Baba ganoush is easy, healthy, and I could eat it by the vat. Use...

Pantry Raid–How to Eat for Free

Pantry Raid–How to Eat for Free

Why I decided to skip grocery shopping for weeks… Years ago, when finances were not so good, I got a large, unexpected bill. It happens. We have the regular bills--mortgage, car, dog food, etc... Then, there's the second category of bills--the ones we're trying to...

FREE Kombucha–The Easy DIY Guide to Brewing It Yourself

FREE Kombucha–The Easy DIY Guide to Brewing It Yourself

How I discovered kombucha I was at the grocery store and they had a tasting. Delicious. Until then, I made fun of my California friends and their kombucha but I ever I tasted it. I had to apologize. But now that I, too, loved kombucha, there was a bigger problem--the...