Nana’s Fabulous 50/50 Diet

March 4, 2013

I love food. I love to eat. Taste, temperature, texture – all of it is such a pleasure. Here’s what I don’t love: buying new jeans in a larger size. My “magic” pants – the black slacks that fit me no matter what – stretching dangerously at the seams when I’m just standing in them, so […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

November 22, 2012

My gratitude list today: My family * amazing friends * all the love and support we received during the flood * we didn’t lose too much * generators, gas cans, & extension cords * great neighbors, all pitching in and helping each other * getting the power back! * yoga * my fabulous teachers and friends at […]

Cookie Month Recipe #7: Grammy Martin's Oatmeal Crunchies

December 17, 2009

The Oatmeal Series continues with this grandmother recipe, and you know I love both oatmeal and recipes from a Nana, Grammy, Grandma, Abuela, Bubby, or any other grandmotherly type! Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup regular sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup shortening […]

Cookie Month Recipe #7: Grammy Martin’s Oatmeal Crunchies

The Oatmeal Series continues with this grandmother recipe, and you know I love both oatmeal and recipes from a Nana, Grammy, Grandma, Abuela, Bubby, or any other grandmotherly type! Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup regular sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 cup shortening […]