"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!


Simple Chicken Fricassee #Weekly Menu Plan

Simple Chicken Fricassee: simplelivingeating.com

To me Fricassee was an expression not a dish. "I'm going to Fricassee you!" was a not uncommon threat from my mother. Little did I know that Fricassee is a classic French dish of fried meat in a white sauce. 


Slow Cooker Beef Cholent #Food of the World

Slow Cooker Beef Cholent- simplelivingeating.com

We are visiting Israel for our "Food of the World" party this month. Israeli food is a mixture of native foods and foods that Jews who have settled there brought with them. Cholent is a classic Shabbat stew that originated in Vienna, that is cooked slowly overnight so observant Jews can eat it for lunch.


Simple Ways to Get a Better Night's Sleep #Weekly Menu Plan #Simple Living in Practice

woman lying on bed

Exhausted at 8 pm? Awake at 2 am... hanging out until your alarm clock rings at 6 am? Yes, I too have had nights like these. When it happens I usually have veered from my regular good sleeping habits. No one can follow a strict good sleeping guide every day, but if you follow these suggestions on most nights, you will sleep more soundly.