Category clean eating

Breaking My Word

A few months ago I decided to take a more DIY approach to food — if I could make it myself, I would. If I couldn’t make it myself, I wouldn’t eat much of it. I’ve made significant progress with this. I’ve basically kicked my Lean Cuisine and Progresso Soup habit. I make a mean white […]

Desk Dining

It’s been an off week for me. I haven’t cooked one thing, but I’m glad I didn’t revert to junk eating. Today I started out with a spinach smoothie. Lately this has been my breakfast at least twice a week since I’m trying to cut down on my cereal consumption. Today’s version had avocado, raspberries, strawberries, almond milk, […]

Baking Amish [+ Weigh In]

I Love being a Delawarean. My state’s a small wonder. It’s home to beautiful beaches, tax-free shopping, and deliciously awesome communities. Most beloved, The Amish. Yup, Dover has a full-on Amish community. That surprises people who pass through visit, but I’ve seen Amish kids park their horse and buggy in the mall parking lot and […]

Quinoa Crab Cakes w/ Balsamic Asparagus and Mushrooms

Quinoa Crab Cakes

I’ve never had a Doritos Locos Taco; I’m afraid I’d get addicted. I have no interest in juicing; I’d rather actually eat my food. If there’s “buzz” about a certain food, I’m probably not interested. But out of curiosity I broke down and gave quinoa a try. Lots of food bloggers are singing quinoa’s praises. It’s a seed used like […]