Human Chow: My Minimally-Processed Manifesto

From the Merriam-Webster Dictionary: Manifesto:  noun; man·i·fes·to \ˌma-nə-ˈfes-(ˌ)tō\  a written statement declaring publicly the intentions, motives, or views of its issuer Minimal: adjective  min·i·mal  \ˈmi-nə-məl\ :  relating to or being a minimum: as  a  :  the least possible <a victory won with minimal loss of life> b  :  barely adequate <a minimal standard of living> c  :  very small or slight <a minimal interest in art> You’ve undoubtedly heard…

October Unprocessed — how’s it going?

Well it’s day 6 of the October Unprocessed challenge and I’ve got good news to report — I’ve been successful so far! Of course, it helps that I am used to cooking most everything at home and from scratch. Still, there have been times that I was tempted to grab a soda from the vending…

Unprocessed October

Well, I decided to take on another challenge month. This one should actually be rather easy. Just get rid of the processed food from my diet. I do that for the most part already. But sometime we all need a reminder, so I’ve joined October Unprocessed.  Would you like to join me? I will try…

The CrockPot — a Summer Super Star

I don’t know about you, but where I live the summers are hot. Really hot. Like, I don’t want to turn on the oven or stove hot. But I still like to have cooked food for dinner so here’s what I do — I use my CrockPot! It doesn’t heat up the house and my…

Off the Blogging Wagon

It seems that I’ve fallen off the wagon. Actually, I’ve fallen off a whole lot of wagons: The Blogging Wagon The Eating for Health Wagon The Photography Wagon The Making New Recipes Wagon (and the related Tweaking Old Recipes Wagon) The Getting Some Exercise Wagon The Trying New Crafts Wagon What with all that falling,…