Happy Meatless Monday!

I've been mentioning Meatless Monday a lot lately, and I'm happy to announce that this little blog of mine will soon be joining the roster of fine blogs that support the MM movement! Why go meatless on Mondays? Lots of great reasons, starting with you: reducing consumption of meat on just one day … [Read more...]

Cooking to Lose Weight? Totally!

Two things I love to talk about: food, and losing weight. Usually they don't go together, but I'm a big believer in the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup theory of joining seemingly unrelated things and getting something great out out of it. And what could be better than eating and losing weight? (Okay, so … [Read more...]

I Heart Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution

Here's my latest post on mediaelites.com about Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution. I'd tell you all about it, but then I'd be repeating myself, and nobody needs that. If the blog doesn't come up on the main page, do a little search, please. Maybe even leave a little comment on mediaelites? It would be … [Read more...]

Today’s Obsessions: Cake and Chefs

Just a quick note to say hello because you all know I'm on a deadline for the additional chapters for Cherries in Winter: The Paperback. (Don't worry, that is so not the book's new official title.) Here's the latest: * I'm writing about cake, one of my favorite subjects (see above). * My Jamie … [Read more...]

Where Am I?

Sorry no post yesterday, and it wasn't just because I was overcome with advance excitement about Jamie Oliver's new Food Revolution miniseries. Although certainly I could pull a near faint over this. I heart Jamie, I heart his Food Revolution cookbook major (the salmon stir-fry last night: to die … [Read more...]