When I think of fresh butter I think of sitting down on a chair with a wooden barrel wedged between my feet as I spend countless hours churning it. Uh, no thanks. That doesn’t sound like a whole lot of fun to me. [Read more…]
It’s been such a long time since I have done a round-up posts. No time like the present, right?
How many of you are familiar with low carb diets? I know some of you are giving me a frownie face right now. Did you know that there is scientific evidence that diets low in carbohydrates , high is good fats and moderate amounts of protein actually heal common ailments and major health conditions? Well, now you do. There are a lot of myths out there surrounding low-carb diets. But, I am here to tell you, I have witnesses first-hand in multiple outlets the good that comes from following a well-balanced low-carb lifestyle. [Read more…]
Summer has left the building. Boooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
Fall is in full swing. We were teased here in MI as the temps were still lingering in the 80s here and there. I was holding on as long as I could. The weather app tells me it’s going to be in the 60s for the rest of the week so I have a feeling cold salad season is over; at least for me. [Read more…]
As much as I love food, sometimes I hate cooking. Don’t even get me started on the cleaning up afterwards.
Shortly after I started YUM eating I quickly realized how much of a mess I was going to be cleaning up – ALL the time. While I do get help sometimes, I don’t really get a lot of help with the photo set up, shooting, presentation and plating of food. When I have starving people staring at me, wondering when I am going to feed their mouths, I feel frantic and rushed. I still haven’t mastered the art of keeping some of the food out for later or for in the morning. [Read more…]
I’ve been trying to get back to my low carb / keto (ish) style of eating just so I can keep added sugars out of my diet. I haven’t been so good lately. PCOS isn’t going to fix itself and since there is no cure, I owe it to myself to find things I can eat which will help me manage it. A low carb lifestyle really helps with that, so I am on a mission to get back to that. I have been wanting to make these bacon wrapped mini meatloaf for quite some time. Now that the weather is cooler in the mornings, it’s the perfect time to turn on the oven. [Read more…]