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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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Baby Spinach and Kiwi Salad with Strawberry-Lime Balsamic Dressing

  My garden is not exactly something that has been on my mind the past few months.  However, once the calendar changed over from February into March and the sun enticed me out into my backyard, thoughts of seeds, seedlings … Continue reading

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Backyard Strawberries

  Q:  Why were the little strawberries upset? A:  Because their parents were in a jam! 🙂 I just picked these from my yard.  I felt like a kid on a treasure hunt peering under the green leaves for the … Continue reading

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New Article Links and a Peek Around the Yard

I have been slacking on my blog but I have been busy with other projects–one of them writing articles for the San Francisco Gate Healthy Eating section (an online newspaper).  Take a look at a few recent additions: Healthy Snacks … Continue reading

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Soapy Milk and Toxic Apples

Soapy Milk, Toxic Apples:  India’s Sour Food Safety Record This article really caught my attention.  Party because I’ve always wanted to travel to India but mostly because it has to do with my favorite subject:  food.  It’s not a pleasant … Continue reading

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Get Out There

60 degrees in February in Rhode Island?…What a day.  And what luck for me that I had only one appointment Wednesday morning with the rest of the afternoon to myself.  What else was a girl to do in such a … Continue reading

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