Author: deborah

Ingredients: 1 pound of whole wheat spaghetti 1/3 bag of broccoli florets (Costco, so yes, the BIG bag) ½ bag of sugar snap peas (Costco)   Dressing Ingredients: ½ cup soy sauce 1 cup of peanut butter 4 tablespoons of rice vinegar 1/2 cup water 4 tablespoons of lime juice (about two limes) 2 scallions 1/2 teaspoon...

Ingredients: 1 pound of organic ground beef 1 can of refried beans 1 can of black beans, rinsed to remove sodium ½ container of salsa Beef broth 1 lime Green salad Cheese, grated Baked Chips (Pop Chips: cheese or salt and pepper flavor work well here) Directions: Sauté organic beef in one tablespoon of olive oil for 5 minutes....

NO, this is not a new Hollywood weight loss diet. These are the extra calories that creep up when we are not paying attention. Eating an extra 100 calories a day adds up to an extra 10 pounds of fat a year. For most of...

Sugar, while yummy, can wreck a mood faster than getting stuck in traffic. While it tastes great going down, it dumps a load of sugar into your blood stream, leaving you moody, grumpy and tired. Too much sugar in the morning will drive you to eat...

I admit it; I'm a bit of a kitchen klutz. While chopping veggies, it's inevitable that something drops on the floor. I usually rinse whatever I dropped, but sometimes I just proclaim the "5 second rule" and keep cooking.   Is it safe to follow the 5...