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Spiced Chickpea Soup

For the first time in a couple of months, I’m not coughing. It’s amazing the difference that getting my asthma under control has made and last week, I finally shook off the cold of death, I’m not wheezing and I’m (as much as I ever do) getting enough sleep. 483 more words


Spicy Pumpkin Soup: The best thing about Hallowe'en

I really dislike Hallowe’en. What used to be a fun, family time of year seems to have become a celebration of horror films for a a generation who shouldn’t be watching them. 431 more words


Not all who wander are lost - Part IV

On the whole I like to have a plan. I feel happier when I know what I’m doing and where I’m going. But on our trip through France it’s been the things we haven’t planned that have provided some of the best moments. 1,498 more words

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Great Beginnings

Every region has their own version how to start off a great dish.  The simple combinations are usually staples in any kitchen waiting to add a boost of flavor to your dish. 368 more words


A New View of Healthy Eating: Mindful Mirepoix into Delicious Quinoa Red Lentil Dish

By Melanie A. Albert, intuitive cooking expert, author, and speaker. Founder & CEO Experience Nutrition Group, LLC

Today was a very mindful, quiet, reflective day and for quiet self care, 275 more words

Melanie Albert

Meatball Stew

My dad would make beef stew and rice sometimes when my mom was gone on vacation. She would take a month off in the summer to see her family overseas. 395 more words


#Recipe Cajun Chicken Alfredo

Something a little different for you all now, and not a baked good in sight! One of the few pasta dishes I actually enjoy eating, this a perfect comfort food dish in my view. 347 more words