Category Archives: real food

Feeding Children is Emotional

(This is an emotional topic for me. There are no photos. It is wordy. It is not witty or ironic. If you read it all the way through, you must love me.) (UPDATE: I lied. There are photos. I totally … Continue reading

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Steel Cut Oats, Leftover ‘za, Baked Tofu, Asparagus…

I ran out of Quaker Oats so I picked up these at Trader Joe’s: Steel cut oats are wayyyyy different than rolled oats. I like them better, actually. They are like little pellets of oats instead of little flakes. Hearty. … Continue reading

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Weekly Menu Planning 1/30/2011

This week’s meal plan:Dinners Beef Stew Creamy Chicken Rice Balls ^^^ Those three are from Jessica Seinfeld’s Deceptively Delicious Baked Tofu from Healthy Tipping Point Maple Salmon or maybe Spicy Garlic Salmon Lunches Butternut Squash and Kale Soup from… unfortunately, I accidentally … Continue reading

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Awesome Food Day!

Breakfast – Peanut Butter and Banana Oatmeal (Again!!!)For breakfast, I made Kath’s Classic Oatmeal with oats, banana, vanilla, flax seed meal, and peanut butter.  It tasted sooo good!  I’m really starting to love oatmeal for breakfast. This would have been … Continue reading

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Pita Pizza and Pink Eye

Pink EyeMy day began on a high — my kids let me sleep until 8 o’clock!  But it immediately spiraled downward as when I woke K-Dub up, he had developed a cold and one of his eyes was crusted shut. So, … Continue reading

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“Real” Food Can Be Real Gross

Okay, I know that should say “really” gross, but it didn’t have the same ring to it that way. Throw me a bone. Oh, speaking of bones… I was inspired by Tina at Carrots ‘N’ Cake to make salmon-quinoa burgers … Continue reading

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How to Find Real Food at the Supermarket

Darya Pino of Summer Tomato posted this flow chart of “How to Find Real Food at the Supermarket”. I *love* it. It’s a funny way of reviewing the basic rules of eating real food: 1. Eat fresh produce and meat.2. … Continue reading

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