Spicy Mushroom Meatballs {Vegetarian, Freezer Meal!}

Spicy Mushroom Meatballs

Spicy Mushroom Vegetarian Meatballs

I recently found out that at work I am known as “the cupcake lady.” I’m not sure how to feel about this.

Should I be ashamed because I don’t have a stronger “health” presence at work? Or am I glad that people don’t think of me as the broccoli lady or the health nut? Continue reading “Spicy Mushroom Meatballs {Vegetarian, Freezer Meal!}”

Why I’m {mostly} vegetarian.

Why I'm mostly vegetarian.

You may be wondering why I bother to explain. After all, there are plenty of vegetarian RDNs, along with non-vegetarian ones. It’s not like I am explaining a decision to subsist on earthworms (ewww).

There are a number of reasons a person might be vegetarian, and I would hate for you to assume that it is for attention-seeking measures if the only vegetarians you know are like that. Continue reading “Why I’m {mostly} vegetarian.”

Homemade Dog Treats – Just four ingredients!

Homade dog treats

Homemade Dog Treats

This time of year the house is almost always filled with treats of some kind or another – tins of butter cookies from work, leftover cake from a birthday, crumbles of yet another fudge attempt that didn’t pan out. And on top of this, we start gearing up for Christmas with sugar cookies, biscotti, spiced nuts, and a random lemon meringue pie. Continue reading “Homemade Dog Treats – Just four ingredients!”

10 Foodie gifts to request (and give) this Christmas

Gifts to request and give this Christmas

10 Foodie Gifts to request (and give) this Christmas

Do you already know what gifts you are going to request (and give) this Christmas? I happen to love giving gifts (receiving them isn’t bad either) and I really enjoy picking out cool gifts for the people I love. Since clutter builds up so easily, I try to stick to either practical or consumable goodies. And in case you need some help choosing gifts for your loved ones this year, I have compiled a list of gifts particularly suited to foodies. Continue reading “10 Foodie gifts to request (and give) this Christmas”