Monthly Archives: October 2010

RecipeSwaps from… September!

Yes, I have been delayed, but what follows are my two September vegetarian recipeswaps from RecipeZaar, er, First up: (Afghan Tomato Cucumber and Onion Salad) Nice simple one, as befits a busy month The only note to make … Continue reading

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St. Petersburg, Florida

I’ve just been down to Saint Petersburg, Florida, for my elder niece’s wedding. Let me just say one or two things about Florida:  by and large Florida is not my type of state.  Tooling around the Everglades ten or so … Continue reading

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Orange Beets?

As farmers’ market season largely draws to a close around these parts, one does find a few last minute things. Here’s something simple I created using orange! beets, leeks, broccoli and Trader Joe’s vegetable broth, which if you don’t have … Continue reading

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The Next Best Source of Dietary Protein!

Well, according to a recent article in Smithsonian Magazine, this stuff might become a common staple.  It might be the next highly sustainable food crop — maybe moreso than most people want.  Sort of like the Kudzu of the Seas. … Continue reading

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Another Seafood Soup

I meant to post this awhile ago but got busy in real life (yes, I have one, and it doesn’t just involve food… well, not always.) I love making homemade soups.  I’ve been loving making seafood soups ever since last … Continue reading

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Down 11 Pounds

I hadn’t weighed myself for a couple weeks before the start of the diet, and I’d already lost some weight, which I’m counting in towards my goal.  I started tracking the list of things I et, but I finally decided … Continue reading

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