Welcome to 2016! I’m sure I’ll write checks with 2015 on them for a few more weeks. The years are seeming to go by quicker as I get older. Our family just celebrated the wedding of my oldest daughter on December 27. I just don’t feel old enough to have a child that is married. … Continue reading Happy New Year! Happy 4th Whole 30
Yeah, we wanted to start today, but on Wednesday evening we’re going to my daughter and future son-in-love’s wedding venue for the dinner tasting. I bought all of the groceries for the week and was ready to rock ‘n roll today. This morning, I had turkey sausage and scrambled eggs and some yoghurt with fruit … Continue reading So, the WHOLE family is doing the Whole 30 again, starting Thursday
Trying this to put on pulled pork for my boys. BBQ sauce: half an onion, minced 4-5 cloves of garlic, minced or grated 2 heaping tablespoons of chipotle chili powder dash of cayenne pepper (more or less depending on your taste) 1 tablespoon of cumin pepper salt 2 6 oz. cans of tomato paste 1 … Continue reading BBQ Sauce
I had some people ask me last week if I was still doing the blog. Since we finished the Whole30 in February, I stopped, but I thought I’d post some new recipes. It’s April. Almost late April. We’ve been straying from Paleo for the last month and we all can feel it. I decided to … Continue reading Ask and you shall receive.
Yes, it is possible to start over. I guess since we were going long term on eating paleo-ish, it really isn’t bothering me. I am thinking about other kinds of foods, but as long as I don’t go buy them, I’m going to be fine. The difference between want and need is self-control. I had … Continue reading I’m glad it’s Day 2 again.
So, I have just returned from 5 days in the midwest where I attended a funeral for a close family friend. On the drive out, we brought fruit and nuts, water, and we had a salad with grilled chicken. Our plan was to try to be as compliant as we could be on Whole30, but … Continue reading Whole30 Day 1. Again. Grrr.
An Italian Chicken Soup recipe worth a make. Yesterday’s soup was a hit, too. So glad to have leftovers for the next couple of days. Italian Creamy Chicken Soup Put the following in a crockpot: – 3 large or 4 small chicken breasts (mine were frozen) – 1 cup chicken broth – 14 oz. can … Continue reading Day 11 Crockpot Heaven