A Zoodles Carbonara Learning Curve

Ah, Carbonara! That lovely, velvety mix of eggs and cheese and cured pork products — usually with starchy pasta. While I love a good plate of pasta, I’m avoiding such things at the moment. So how am I to get my carbonara fix? Zoodles. That’s zucchini noodles. Noodles made from the ubiquitous summer squash. This isn’t…

Fall Spice Muffins. Yum.

What is it about Fall that makes seemingly sane people go all crazy for Pumpkin Spice everything?  I will admit that there are times when I succumb to the siren song of that iconic flavor, but sometimes just plain spice is even better.  At least in my opinion. I recently found and made this recipe…

I don’t buy cupcake liners any more….

… because I found out how easy it is to make my own liners!  I followed the directions that I found here.  (I’ve since found may other websites that show this same technique, but this is the one I saw first.) I have found that most of the baking that I do these days involves…

What’s this “Primal” thing?

Since it’s Friday, I thought I’d keep it short and sweet. In my post on Wednesday I mentioned that is working for me eating-wise is a “primal” diet.  (BTW — I use diet in the scientific sense of the word meaning a pattern of eating, not a way of losing weight.)  Unless you’ve been doing…

Long time, No blog……

I really haven’t forgotten about this blog.  You see, it’s just that I have been taking a long hard look at what and how I eat and I’m just now feeling confident about sharing it with you.  One thing that I take very seriously is being informed about a subject before I blog about it….