Category Archives: about

Detox January and Cancer Nutrition

I was delighted when Nicola, the G-free Mom invited me to join her D-tox January.  Eating (much) more in the way of fruits and veggies is very powerful for preventing cancer and keeping our bodies healthy. Her mission touches my … Continue reading

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To 2011

2010 was quite a year. Personally and professionally, it was a time a lot of changes, and culinarily, (is that a word?) there was a lot of good stuff. my favorite ganache ever my favorite chestnut fudge yummy lentil dal … Continue reading

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Mushrooms and a Love Story

Wendy is hosting this week’s Menu Swap with a theme of mushrooms. I’ve always loved mushrooms, perhaps a bit too much. When I was in college, I had a painful split with someone I had dated for years, and suddenly … Continue reading

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A Perfect Fit: Me, an RD!

Usually, it’s all about the food, but here’s a short break to discuss…well, people who discuss food.  Maybe that’s not so much of a stretch? Sometimes people choose a career. My career choose me.  Since I’m from a Middle eastern … Continue reading

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I’m a little late for Thanksgiving, but it’s always a good time to give thanks. I have so much to be thankful for this year: ~a wonderful husband ~ two beautiful cats ~our very own house, complete with a garden … Continue reading

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Excellent blogs

Rachel, of the Crispy Cook, was kind enough to award my blog with an “E” for excellent!  I’m quite honored.  Rachel’s blog is excellent in my humble opinion!  She has a clear love of fresh produce, and does a lot … Continue reading

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Hundred list…

Ok, I couldn’t resist. Here goes! This is supposed to be a vegan 100 list, which I saw on Veggie Girl’s site (and many others) but many of the things are animal based, so color me confused. I counted something … Continue reading

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A meme for me?

Brenda at Book of Yum was sweet enough to tag me for a meme. I’m honored! So what is a meme, you may ask? Here are the rules: 1. i must link the tagger to my blog and list the … Continue reading

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