Category Archives: Food

Write yourself well…

As some of you know, I struggle with weight issues.  I struggle with health issues.  I struggle, period.  I do grow weary of the attitude of “just get to it, do something for yourself.” Trust me, on some days the … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchiladas with White Sauce

Here is the recipe for the casserole I made last night.  It exists on the Internet in myriad forms.  I tweaked it to my own tastes.  It’s reasonably healthy because you make your own sauce and don’t used canned soups. … Continue reading

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The journey and its transparency continues…

I achieved success this summer with weight loss.  Because I’m human, I have not sustained the loss nor have I kept all 18 lbs off.  I’ve gained 10 back.  That just isn’t acceptable to me so it’s time for me … Continue reading

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A loaf of bread, a wheel of brie and thee…

This is Meg Riley’s interpretation of the famous line, “A loaf of bread, a jug of wine-and thou” from the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam.  Meg is well educated but shuns traditional literature in favor of her own thoughts.  In preparation for … Continue reading

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When the going gets tough,

the tough lose 6 pounds and 6 inches in one week!!  It wasn’t even a full week, just 6 days. And then the tough have a little breakdown of will (a little stress eating) due to stress but it’s all good.  … Continue reading

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Meals and “recipes”

I’m not one to use a whole bunch of different recipes and some nice people have asked for some from the food photos I’ve posted.  I will describe how I made the meals. Last night was pretty simple.  I grilled … Continue reading

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Cooking for one isn’t much fun…

but it rhymes at least. Two days in and I already know one of my biggest challenges will be cooking for myself. I’ve never liked it too much. In fact I don’t do it. By virtue of my earlier life, … Continue reading

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