Monthly Archive: May 2010

Honey-Chipotle Baked Beans

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This is my top choice for baked beans. You can even cheat and make them on the stove stop if you are out of time. Honey-Chipotle Baked Beans Cooking spray 1/2 cup minced shallots (about 5 ounces) or use some mild red onion 1 tablespoon ground cumin 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1/2 cup tomato puree …

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The Daily Question To Eat or Not Eat?

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The concept of intuitive eating is to listen to your body, eat when you are hungry and stop when you are full. It is simple and we are born with those survival instincts. I am trying to put this into practice in my own life. Last night I did encounter a dilemma with this concept. My daughter …

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Marathon Shopping

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In the past two days I have been to Trader Joe’s, the Organic Farmer’s Market, Whole Foods, Sam’s Club and Super Walmart. I wish I could get everything we like at one store, what a time saver that would be. At the end of today I felt like I had run a shopping marathon!  I …

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Caramelized Onions & Mushrooms

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Perfect for topping burgers.   Caramelized Onions & Mushrooms 1 medium yellow onion, peeled, cut in half and sliced thinly 1 teaspoon olive oil 1/2 teaspoon sugar 2 teaspoons low sodium soy sauce 1 clove garlic, minced a little pinch of red pepper (1/8 tsp or less) a little pinch of dried thyme (1/8th tsp) if …

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Dinner At The White House!

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We had a good trip back home yesterday. Going away is fun but it sure does make you appreciate your home when you get back to it. Today will be filled with meal planning, laundry, grocery shopping and household chores. Too bad you can’t ease back into life at home but it doesn’t work that …

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