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Strawberries ‘N Cream Cheesecake (Vegan/Paleo)

It’s June and that means it’s STRAWBERRY month! Not a lot is happening in my garden this year.   Luckily the strawberries blossomed like magic on their own– all we had to do was put a cage over them so … Continue reading

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A COOL Use for All That Zucchini

  Does overabundance anxiety disorder exist?  I have this thing about not wasting good food.  And while I am always extremely grateful when I have a full fridge, I also experience a sense of unease when I’ve got too much … Continue reading

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Rhode Island’s June and July Produce

Fresh from my garden! We got some, the squirrel got some.       As summer merrily rolls along, the excuses to not eat more fresh fruits and vegetables quickly lose their validity.  No more complaining of the produce tasting … Continue reading

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Nothing for dinner

…Or is there? When you’ve put off grocery shopping, your meats are frozen solid because you forgot to plan ahead and you’re down to what feels like nothing to eat, I’m here to tell you that you can just about … Continue reading

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Bacon and Broccoli Egg Bake

  Happy May! Egg bakes or fritattas are easy, tasty, filling and healthy!  Everything you’re looking for in a breakfast, right?  Too many people are relying on boxed cereals, bagels, toasts, muffins, or even– gasp– donuts for their morning meal.  … Continue reading

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Start Your Gardens

          This is going to be the year!  I am determined to grow more of my own vegetables.  Every year we give growing plants a good try and we get a few things.  But to be … Continue reading

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Our Recent Fall Harvest

Sweet potatoes and Sunchokes (aka Jerusalem artichokes)! Has anyone grown their own sweet potatoes or sunchokes?  If you are looking for a couple of easy foods to grow, I recommend trying these.  This was our first year with the sunchokes … Continue reading

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Spiralized Summer Squash Spaghetti and Garden-Fresh Salsa

  Now that’s a bowl of fresh spaghetti!  I present here today a healthier alternative to your standard white pasta, which is a highly processed food that (in my humble opinion) should be consumed in moderation, if at all.  Pasta … Continue reading

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Homemade Granola! (Plus Garden Pics)

                            I’ve always loved granola.  Right out of the box.  The crunch, the sweetness, the texture, the way the chunks entice you to reach in for just … Continue reading

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What Message Is Your Weight Trying to Tell You? (Plus a Spring Garden Update)

Just yesterday I was inspired by a post I read by Marc from the Institute for the Psychology of Eating called A New Way to Lose Weight:  Listen to It.  I find the concept quite interesting and wanted to share … Continue reading

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