How to Eat a Pomegranate
November 4, 2014 – 7:51 pm | No Comment

Some foods are just plain intimidating, and I’ve historically counted whole pomegranates among them.
Unlike other fruits, whose edible flesh lies directly under the skin, a pomegranate’s edible part is actually the hundreds of little juice-filled …

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Kale Chips
November 29, 2011 – 11:18 am | 9 Comments
Kale Chips

I’ve been meaning to make Kale Chips for some time now, but recently the universe has conspired to provide the impetus for me to pick up a bunch of kale and get to it.
First, kale …

Buh-Bye, BPA
November 23, 2011 – 8:26 am | 7 Comments
Buh-Bye, BPA

First it was baby bottles, infant formula can liners and baby toys that started going BPA-free to protect the most vulnerable members of our society from the potentially harmful effects of Bisphenol-A (BPA), a chemical component of a …

LACTAID (Finally!) Launching Lactose-Free Yogurts Nationwide
November 14, 2011 – 8:49 am | 3 Comments
LACTAID (Finally!) Launching Lactose-Free Yogurts Nationwide

It’s about time!
I’m not sure what took them so long, but Lactaid® has finally launched a lactose-free, fat-free dairy yogurt.  The yogurts are sold in individual 6oz containers or 4oz multipacks, and come in Vanilla, Blueberry, …

My Big, Fat, Gluten-Free Birthday
November 13, 2011 – 6:15 pm | 2 Comments
My Big, Fat, Gluten-Free Birthday

Before you get too excited, I won’t be posting a recipe for the fantastic Gluten-free Banana Cake with Nutella filling and Chocolate Buttercream Icing that  we got to celebrate my birthday this year… but …

Borani Kadoo (Afghan Braised Pumpkin)
November 5, 2011 – 10:01 am | No Comment
Borani Kadoo (Afghan Braised Pumpkin)

Now that my kiddos are eating more and more grownup food, I can finally re-direct my cooking efforts away from pureeing peas and toward more interesting meals that the whole family can dig.
I’ve been wanting …