Summer cooking tips – how to make your vegetables last longer

When it comes to single living, the one thing that I have a hard time with is keeping fruits and vegetables fresh. Sometimes I buy too much with my grocery order. I always feel guilty if I let food go bad and am looking for innovative ways to make these foods last longer. I've learned … Continue reading Summer cooking tips – how to make your vegetables last longer

Battling the elements – heat, humidity and exercise when trying to lose weight

For fitness tips this weekend, I want to talk a little about what the humidity does to our bodies - especially for women, hormones and those who are trying to lose weight in this summer heat. My ankles were so swollen last night that I realized it must have been the humidity and the combination … Continue reading Battling the elements – heat, humidity and exercise when trying to lose weight

What’s Cooking: Bok choy, kale and quinoa (instant pot)

So, I committed the cardinal sin of putting my leafy greens in the bottom drawer of the fridge and forgot about them. This included the kale and bok choy that I was looking forward to try. My bad. I opened the drawer this morning and they are past their prime - but still edible. But … Continue reading What’s Cooking: Bok choy, kale and quinoa (instant pot)