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Do I need to be committed?

I have been reluctant to write this post… I have started it multiple times since November, but just couldn’t bring myself to publicly make myself look like a nut job. Oh wait! I think I’ve already done that so what the heck… here I go again…

Please bare with me as I layout . . . → Read More: Do I need to be committed?

Hubby’s Favorite Chili

Thought of the Day…Chili represents your three stages of matter: solid, liquid, and eventually gas. ~Roseanne, “Don’t Make Me Over,” May 1992, spoken by character Dan Conner

We had this for dinner last night and Hubby said, “This is the best chili you have ever made.” Needless-to-say, I was quite happy!

Cast of . . . → Read More: Hubby’s Favorite Chili

Homemade Coleslaw

Thought of the Day…Food is an important part of a balanced diet. ~Fran Lebowitz

Cast of characters

Cabbage, carrots (in this case I used baby carrots), white vinegar, celery salt, black pepper, sugar or Splenda (as you can see I used Splenda), mayonnaise (I love Kraft’s reduced fat mayonnaise made with olive oil* – . . . → Read More: Homemade Coleslaw

Steel Cut Oats with Orange Cranberries and Flax

Thought of the Day…Never work before breakfast; if you have to work before breakfast, eat your breakfast first. ~Josh Billings

I really like oatmeal, but sometimes oatmeal can be really boring. In this case I chose to have steel cut oats. I like adding flavor; this time orange flavored cranberries (as you can see, . . . → Read More: Steel Cut Oats with Orange Cranberries and Flax

Need a vacation

Thought of the Day…Laughter is an instant vacation. ~Milton Berle

You’ve heard me whine about my long days at work… well… last night I worked until 5:30AM this morning! I am an IDIOT! (no smart aleck comments, Rafael or Chris!)

I had planned on taking today off, but have been working since noon… (it’s . . . → Read More: Need a vacation

Tomato Sauce with Onion and Smart Balance

Thought of the Day…Anybody who believes that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach flunked geography. ~Robert Byrne

When I found this recipe I was surprised at the simplicity. It became an immediate family favorite. It takes maybe 3 minutes to prepare and 45 minutes to cook. It smells awesome and . . . → Read More: Tomato Sauce with Onion and Smart Balance