There are few things I put salt on or in. My Father has a heart condition. This is the ONE group of the population that truly has to watch their sodium intake. Your body is an efficient machine. As I learned in my physiology class in college, if you eat too much salt, your kidneys… Continue reading The Role of Salt in Scrambled Eggs
I love warm weather! Wait, not that many months ago I was saying I couldn't wait for cold weather! Okay, okay, I can't make up my mind. I think I fall into the category of "variety". I really need variety in my life. Sure there are some things I like and can do over and… Continue reading Colorful Tomato Salad
Easter is a Christian holiday. It is a holiday to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. There are 46 days in between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday. The lent season is meant for Christians to practice their religion through prayer, repentance of sins, and through self-denial. The lent season itself is 40 days,… Continue reading Easter Meal and Recipes
"When you need, God knows. When you ask, God listens. When you believe, God works." I am a witness to this above statement in myself and those close to me multiple times. It is hard sometimes to be faced with circumstances, and not know where to go. I seek God for comfort, for hope, for… Continue reading Being Thankful For What You Have
I steered clear of red meat for a number of years, when my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. Red meat is touted as not being the best choice of foods. While it is true that red meat is high in saturated fats, which can lead to increased weight, and not be good for the… Continue reading French Dip Sandwich in 20 minutes!
Ever hear about making a "dimple" in your burger? I heard this a few years ago, when I began to get more food savvy. So why is there a need for making an indent in the center of the burger? Let's first take a look at how the burger cooks. When a burger is exposed… Continue reading Preventing Burgers to “Puff Up” When Cooked
It's been a crazy past few weeks. My meals have been haphazard, and my schedule has been busy, not allowing as much time for cooking. That is how this recipe came about. I had seen a recipe for a "taco bake" online, and had been desiring to try it for some time. But I always… Continue reading Taco Bake