"The best times you are going to have in life are at the dinner table and in bed." Old Italian saying. So relax, and enjoy the simple things!

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Mediterranean Chickpea Burger #Vegetarian Recipes

Mediterranean Chickpea Burger- simplelivingeating.com

My family has always loved falafel and they were very happy when I gave up the pre-made mix and started making my own. 

Monday, August 31, 2015

Spicy Coconut Black-eyed Peas with Spinach & Carrots #Weekly Menu Plan

Spicy Coconut Blackeyed peas- simplelivingeating.com

I always keep a can of coconut milk in my pantry now. You can mix it with fish, chicken, pork or beans and make a tasty meal in no time.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Chicken with Greens and Soba Noodles #Gluten Free

Chicken w/ Greens & Soba Noodles- simplelivingeating.com

My son just came back from the International Scout Jamboree in Japan. I wanted to make a Japanese-ish dish to celebrate his return. 

Monday, August 24, 2015

Rose Lassi #Weekly Menu Plan

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I just tried a rose flavored lassi for the first time at an Indian restaurant. A lassi is an Indian yogurt shake. I had to try to make a rose one at home. I had a bottle of rose syrup from my attempt to make Ispahan Loaf Cake.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Spicy Asian Zucchini

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Are you knee deep in zucchini? Tired of making zucchini bread? Try adding a few Asian spices to your garden zucchini.

Monday, August 17, 2015

How to Lose Weight Without Dieting. #Healthy Eating #Weekly Menu Plan


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I was just outraged by an article I read that said Coke-Cola was funding scientists who support the idea that the obesity epidemic is being caused  not by us consuming too many calories, but by not exercising enough.  The majority of scientist believes the opposite, because it is pretty clear that when sales of soft drinks and supersized meals went up obesity went up with them.