Tag Archive for 'holiday'

(Affiliate links! Affiliate links! This post contains affiliate links! Buy from them and you will help fund my blogging efforts but – BONUS – you don’t pay any more than if you went straight to Amazon yourself.) I’ve made no secret about my love for chocolate. I like it dark (only 70% and above, please) […]

I am battling a cold. We’ve been cooped up since Tuesday afternoon, although we blessedly avoided the absolute horror that so many Atlantans faced that day and into the next. (By the way, that’s a picture from my kitchen of our Big Green Egg in the snow. We got a bit more than that, but […]

The holidays can wield such a double-edged sword, can’t they? On the one hand, this time of year is filled with family, friends, tradition, delicious food, and celebration. On the other hand, this time of year also brings with it jam-packed schedules, making self-care even more of a challenge. For people with anxiety over food, […]

Doing my best to get a post out this busy, busy week. I’ve got some really thought-provoking links for you today, though, so let’s go … Before we get too serious, check out this cool recipe for caramel, made with a single (vegan and real food) ingredient. I gave my friend K a holiday chai […]

You know how Amazon offers those subscriptions for items it suspects you might need on an ongoing basis?  Well, Amazon helpfully suggested I subscribe to ketchup. Yep – ketchup. My middle child, M, eats a metric ton of it. Because she consumes so much of it, I buy only ketchup with really, really high quality […]

I wasn’t going to post this recipe, but when my husband declared it “the best soup you’ve ever made,” I changed my mind. I wasn’t going to post because a) most people have already run through their leftover turkey by now and b) who cooks turkey save for Thanksgiving? But, at least around here, a […]

On Truth and Turkey

This may well be my only post this week.  I am hosting Thanksgiving at my house and so I will be knee-deep in food prep, house cleaning (and restoration once they’re gone) and general holiday fun.  I’ll post from time to time on social media, but won’t be back blogging full-time until after Thanksgiving. That […]

Last year, in advance of the holiday season, I solicited ideas from you guys.  Together, we created a “Wellness Holiday Wish List.” This year, I’m going to turn the tables a bit and offer up some of my favorite things as we make our way through the holiday season. You may recognize some of these […]