On setbacks and finding snapping turtles in duck ponds

I write this while coughing, asthmatically. Setbacks. All. These. Setbacks. When you get them clustered together it feels like a great voice in the sky saying, Just give up, Maryann! And, Sit on the couch and eat chocolate, Deborah, until the pain goes away! And, well, these options are rather alluring until you realize the long-term effects. Last night,…

Working on new recipes

I’ve been having a blast experimenting with new recipes and thinking of new ways to feed my family and myself in a healthful way. In the past two days, I’ve tried green curry (success!), oatmeal brownie bites (needs work), chickpea meatless balls (needs lots of tweaking), and samosa chickpea and lentil burgers (needs tweaking… the 3…