Category Archives: Food

Taco Stuffed Bell Peppers

So excited to be posting my first recipe that I’ve come up with myself! I was in the mood for stuffed peppers last night, but couldn’t find a recipe that was precisely what I thought I wanted.  So, I came … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Sammy’s Grill

Since we moved here, Brian has been on the lookout for a good, made from scratch chicken fried steak. Every place he asked, he was disappointed to learn that they made their chicken fried steaks using frozen premade chicken fried … Continue reading

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Menu plan for the week

Whew.  We made it through the holidays, and now we’re trying to survive Brian’s new job!  He got a job as a meter reader.  We’re very thankful that he has it, and yes, the income is a good thing.  But … Continue reading

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Meal planning and a paleo update

I find it’s a lot easier for us to cook at home (rather than spending money on eating out) if I have a meal plan.  I don’t necessarily plan a meal for every single day of the next week, and … Continue reading

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An apple a day, redux

Some time ago, we set out to eat an apple a day for a year, to see if the saying is true that “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”.  That’s fallen by the wayside.  One, because we moved … Continue reading

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An apple a day

You’ve heard the saying, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” yes?  Brian has had some flare-ups of gout, and read that apples are supposed to help with that problem.  So we’re putting the adage to the test.  We’re … Continue reading

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Menu planning for the week of April 1-7

Does anyone else do menu planning?  I find that it really helps me to think ahead as to what we’re going to have during the week, and it helps me not get completely out of hand when we go grocery … Continue reading

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