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Tasty Tuesday – Quinoa

Up until two weeks ago I had heard of quinoa in passing, oh you should try it sometime you will like it.  With going gluten free I am trying different things, for the record gluten-free pasta was actually pretty good, I would have never known that it was gluten free.  I read all these wonderful things about quinoa and … Continue reading

Gluten Free Week 1 – Sweet Potato Chips

I recently was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism which is a new thing considering I have been hypo my whole life.  Unlike hypothyroidism there really is nothing they can do except removed or radiate the thyroid.  My thyroid is pretty much gone and they are not coming anywhere near me with radiation.  My mom opted to have hers killed with radiation … Continue reading

Tasty Tuesday – Apple Pie

For some strange reason this Thanksgiving I wanted Apple Pie, Jeff bought some amazing apples and I needed to bake with them.  I have been slowly trying some of my great grandmother’s recipes, one of the recipes I have is for a LARD pie crust.  I decided I needed to make some apple pie with my great-grandma’s … Continue reading

Tasty Tuesday – Spaghetti Squash

Tasty Tuesday – Spaghetti Squash

I admit I have fallen off the exercise wagon and feel like crap because of it.  Yesterday I decided I needed to do something I have NEVER done before I went for a run.  I put on the exercise shorts, te iPod and ran/walk to Eminem.  I probably looked like a fool because no one looks … Continue reading

Tasty Tuesday – Eggplant Lasagna

Tasty Tuesday – Eggplant Lasagna

I have been wanting to make this for a couple of weeks now, lasagna without noodles.  I am trying the gluten free route for a little while not sure how long it will last.  I am still microwave free and it has been close to two months now (YAY, me!) Eggplant Lasagna 2 Cup Tomato … Continue reading

Homemade Almond Butter

Homemade Almond Butter

If you follow my blog you know the Booga has a peanut allergy.  He has had Tahini in the past because I make hummus but Almond Butter has always been way to expensive to purchase (seriously over $6.00 a container).  We always buy almonds Kroger has a 1lb of almond for $5.00 so we picked … Continue reading