Month: October 2017

October 29, 2017 CarolAnn

Discover some simple strategies for eating well. These tips will take you from planning to table with ease. Includes suggestions for menu planning, food shopping, and cooking. How do you feel about the whole business of feeding yourself and your family? Chore or pleasure? For me the answer usually falls somewhere in the middle. How…

October 29, 2017 CarolAnn

Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born. ― 001: The Diary of Anais Nin, Vol. 1: 1931-1934 A few summers ago I was blessed with a visit from my BFF. Joan lives in Ohio, and…

October 29, 2017 CarolAnn

Global warming is very real, and it is the preeminent danger to human civilization today. Climate scientists increasingly focus on food production as a source of heat-trapping gases. What choices can we as individuals make to lower our “carbon foodprint”? What Does a Diet for a Healthy Planet Look Like? How is food one of the key factors in an…

October 16, 2017 CarolAnn

When summer opens, I see how fast it matures, and fear it will be short; but after the heats of July and August, I am reconciled, like one who has had his swing, to the cool of autumn. ― Ralph Waldo Emerson Autumn is the perfect time of year to make this recipe for pasta…