Less-Sugar Sugar Cookies

It's the Saturday after Thanksgiving, and I'm still in a food coma. I could not be more proud of my Thanksgiving dinner this year. I made a 26.5-pound bird, and it came out perfect! But I'm not here to talk turkey! (I've already done that with literally everyone I've seen -- my friends must be [...]

Low-FODMAP Style Stuffed-Pepper Soup

Hey! Remember me? I can't believe how long it's been since I posted. Some times I really miss the old bogging days, but if I'm frank, I'm just too busy to think about it at the moment. Teaching full time at Community College is more than a time-consuming job. It's sometimes emotionally and intellectually draining. [...]

Skillet Chili with Black Beans an (Shhhh, Don’t tell the kids) Mushrooms!

  Hey guys! Remember me? I feel as if I haven't blogged in forever! I don't know if it's time or motivation. As the kids get older, I feel more engaged with them when I'm not working, and by the end of the day, I am done. It doesn't help that my commute increased by [...]

Acorn Squash Rings

Originally posted 2014. Completely uninspired, the acorn squash sat on my counter for weeks. Nothing sounded fun — stuff it? Puree it? Attempt to get the family to eat it? Ugh. So I decided to simply cut and roast.  There was only one problem. I totally forgot about it in the oven! I have no idea [...]