My 5 Favorite Foodie Podcasts

My 5 Favorite Foodie Podcasts

One of the things that originally attracted me to Nashville was how beautiful the metro area is. It reminds me a lot of West Virginia with lots of green rolling hills and farmland. You can drive 20 minutes from most points in the city and be in the country – really in the country. It’s taken me […]

What I Eat: Around the World In 80 Diets

What I Eat: Around the World In 80 Diets

I ran across this photo gallery on the NY Times website yesterday and it’s fascinating. It’s based on a collection of stories and photos collected by Peter Menzel and Faith D’Alusio for the book What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets.  It documents the meals of people all around the world with the calorie counts. It has […]

Why I’ve Stopped Shopping Grocery Store Bulk Bins

Why I’ve Stopped Shopping Grocery Store Bulk Bins

I’ve always been a huge fan of shopping bulk bins for certain items. I like being able to get only the amount I need plus they’re cheaper and reduce the amount of packaging waste we generate. There’s a gourmet grocery store here in the Nashville area that my husband and I love partly because they […]

Is Your Pantry Ready for the Next Big Storm?

Is Your Pantry Ready for the Next Big Storm?

It seems like you can’t turn on the TV these days without seeing some type of storm coverage. I always feel bad for people that have gotten hit by 2 feet of snow or a tornado and weren’t prepared for it.  We don’t get much snow around here but we do get tornados and high winds. Occassionally our power gets […]

Post Clean Out Pantry ReDo

Post Clean Out Pantry ReDo

Once you’ve pulled everything out of your pantry, it’s time to reorganize  what’s left.  Give your shelves a good wipe down and start adding things back. 1.  I like to keep like items together. All of the cans of chicken stock are lined up together. All cans of black beans are together – you get the picture. Using a good pantry […]

Merry Christmas !!!!!

From my home to yours, we wish you a very merry Christmas!  

A Nostalgia Moment

A Nostalgia Moment

This week we had a bake sale at work to benefit a charity that one of my coworkers supports. There’s a group of us that like to bake so she always recruits us to make baked goods to donate for the sale. This time I decided to make peanut butter fudge, but not just any […]

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