Category Archives: Food is DELICIOUS

Month 7: I have the plague…again.

I always get the crud this time of year. It starts with allergies. Then my throat starts to itch. Then my body gives up the fight completely and I end up with bronchitis. This has happened every year since 1996. … Continue reading

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Haute Noms: Roasted Vegetable Stock

Well, I’ve decided to change my tried-and-true chicken stock recipe to a roasted veggie one. It was a tough decision, but we sat down as a family, and talked our way through it. After much discussion, and a few tears……just kidding. … Continue reading

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The Kombucha Mushroom Jamie, Sitting Around All Day.

I finally FINALLY brewed my first batch of tea for Kombucha. And BTW, if you can name where I pulled the title from, I’ll love you forever. We will also be doing karaoke, which I suck at but love too much … Continue reading

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Chicken Stock is the Gateway Drug for Straight-Up Food Comas

This may seem pretty rand-o, considering my lengthy blog-pause. I’m sure you’re thinking, “Really? You come back at me with broth?” To which I reply, “Yeah, duh. A.D.D.???” It’s been a crazy month and I’ve been craving comfort foods. Most of … Continue reading

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Coconuts, Legolas, and Unmerciful Defeat: A Lesson in Elven-Hair Warfare

My hair defies gravity. In a “caught in a tidal wave” sort of way. Ben says I have sea anemone hair. This has actually saved me a lot of time in recent years, because I’ve realized there is absolutely no … Continue reading

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And now back to your regularly scheduled Jamie…

I changed ADD meds. Again. The past month’s been rather….bizarre. The Intuniv, of Tutu/Cookie fame dropped my blood pressure way way wayyyyyy too low – to the point that walking and driving were becoming pretty scary activities for yours truly. … Continue reading

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Culinary Exploits & Short-Term Memory Loss are a Girl’s Best Friend

Life Lesson #5,432,178: When you add a shit ton of garlic to something, it starts to smell far too good, far too long before you can eat it. This is what I learned with yet another pizza creation this fine … Continue reading

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