Kids in the Kitchen

What can a kid do in the kitchen? Plenty! Besides actually being helpful, (at times,) kitchen activities keep kids busy, increase their...

The Sugar Method

Talk about conflicted relationships! Sugar is exactly that for many of us. It returns our love by letting us down, and worse. It gives...

DIY Fast Food

Fast food Too tired and unmotivated to cook? I get it. Most all of us have felt that way at times. So, what do you do when you feel like...

More Gifts for You

Did you enjoy opening holiday presents? Why stop? Keep getting great gifts and unwrapping them every day. They'll fit into your food...

SPICE OF LIFE

GGingerbread, peppermints, pumpkin pie. Aromas and treats of the season. Something Gingerbread, peppermints, pumpkin pie. Aromas and...

The "S" Word

Healthy snacks. Is that possible? Often, our snacks are full of sugar and/or salt. They are not good for us. Frequently, they don’t even...

Eat like a bird?

Birdseed? Ever watch birds soar and dart over trees? Wish you had that energy? Maybe you would if you ate what they eat. BIRD SEED??? you...

Keep Your Food Safe

Many of us avoid food shopping in this time of Covid spread. Therefore, we want the foods we stock in to last longer. We don’t want to...

Deal Yourself a Winning Hand

Sometimes you get lucky when you play cards. You start the game with a winning hand. But you don’t have to leave it to luck to get the...

Crunch Time

CRUNCH TIME Hunger is not just about filling your stomach. You can eat enough, but still feel a need for “something more.” That...

A Superhero Food

Wouldn’t it be great to have a convenience food that was perfect for a quick snack, or part of a meal, nutritious, and priced at only a...

Easy Growing

“Can we plant the seeds from what we eat?” my friends asked at an online meeting recently. Especially during corona virus precautions, a...

Did I Order That Many Carrots?

I didn’t order five pounds of carrots. I ordered one pound. The shopping and delivery service made a mistake. I followed public health...

CONVENIENCE

Have you ever gone through the line at the fast food pizza, taco, or sub restaurant pointing to “toppings” for your food? Have you...

NUTS!

A favorite game of one of my grandsons was to play he was a squirrel. This meant running around, shaking his pretend tail, climbing a...

New for the New Year

Try some new foods in the New Year. You’ll benefit personally, and the larger environment will benefit. That is because eating a variety...

Say NO to Fake Foods

I almost bought a plastic pumpkin for decorating a table. It was merely $2. Cheap enough. Then I spotted a real pumpkin. It was $2. It...

BOO! A Story for the kids

This is a story I wrote for Halloween. I told it to children at the CFVegFest last weekend. I used a prop of a scarecrow, and a red...

Cornucopia

Is your supermarket displaying squash, pumpkins, apples, pears, and nuts yet? Mine is. Even in Florida where I live there is a hint of a...

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