Archive | March, 2013

Artichokes: More than a Veggie with a Pun-ny Name

I was an extremely picky eater growing up. I blame this in large part to my bio-mother’s cooking skills (or lack thereof). However, as I started teaching myself to cook (watching the entire PBS cooking show schedule every weekend) as a teenager, my palette started to finally widen out. Still, oddly enough, one vegetable I […]

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The Magic Pill

After the death of my mom in 2010, when I finally resolved myself that I needed to make changes in my lifestyle for my own good health, and the weight I’d been carrying around for so many years finally began to come off – this time I believed (and still do) for good – I […]

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Te Quiero Taco Salad?

I love me a good taco salad. Mmm…that crispy tostada, all loaded up with meat and cheese and guacamole and sour cream…and mucho horrific fat content, too. So what’s a girl craving a taco salad to do? Well, this one put on her thinking cap and went to work. I came up with this truly […]

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