People, people, people! What is a recipe? Is it a formula that guarantees success? I think not. Some of you need to adjust your expectations of recipes. A recipe is to cooking what training wheels are to bicycles: it’s a … Continue reading Recipes Do Not A Good Cook Make
10 tips to help you select cooking oils that are healthy and pure. Continue reading Culinary Oils: 10 Things You Should Know
Locavore noun lo·ca·vore \ˈlō-kə-ˌvȯr\ : one who eats foods grown locally whenever possible Are you a locavore? Do you support local agriculture and aquaculture? Or are you … Continue reading Locavore or Poser: Which are you?
I am always struck by the sentiment that forgiveness is the key to inner peace. I have turned this concept inside out, upside down, and examined it from every angle. I have listened to others describe how they have forgiven … Continue reading Forgiveness: A Power Trip
Let’s get this out of the way right up front, shall we? Anyone who says that “stuff doesn’t matter” is a liar and a fake. Of … Continue reading The Best Revenge: My Top 10 Tools For Living Well in 2015
I haven’t been doing much creative writing lately (unless you count recipe development) because I’ve been cooking. Cooking at home, making quick dishes that use what I have on hand. Cooking at work for members of the Cape Fear Food … Continue reading I’m Writing Less, Doing More (Food Porn)
Whether we are actively participating in it or merely watching from the sidelines, life does indeed march on. There were at least fifteen years that I felt like life was marching on without me, that I was missing everything, that … Continue reading What the Pho? A Reality Check for the Good Stuff