Crunchy Gluten Free

Where have I been?  It has been a long time.  But to answer the question I have been in many places over the past several weeks.  Time really does have a way of marching on. In April we had the grand-girls for a week during their spring break.  Awesome!  Nothing beats being a Grandma!!  We …

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The Economics of Chickpeas

Saving money at the grocery is important to most and very important to me.  I found several years ago that by purchasing dried beans and cooking them myself it was much cheaper than buying the canned.  The store brands are sometimes a lot more liquid and less beans.  There is also the concern of the …

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Happy 2015!

Another year has arrived.  I was up very early this morning thanks to my fur–baby and was able to see the glorious sunrise.  A really beautiful morning! I grew up southern.  My mother was southern as was her mother.  So I guess it comes as no surprise that every year on New Year’s Day my …

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Happy New Years Eve!

WOW OH WOW!!! Where has the time gone.  The years continue to fly by.  I remember as a child when I couldn’t wait to be 7 years old.  It seemed to take for ever for that birthday to come.  When it finally did arrive I all but missed it. Fifteen years ago we were looking …

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More Than Slaw

Somehow I ended up with a lot of cabbage in my fridge.  I figure 2 heads for 2 people might be a little much.  Unlike the saying “2 heads are better than one” that might be a stretch in this case.   This posed an interesting question “How to use it all up before the trip?” …

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