Monday Book Review: The Little Big Italian Cookbook


The Little Big Italian Cookbook: The Bite Size Cook Book That Comes Stuffed with Ideas  This is the last book in "The Little Big" series written by Carla Bardi for Mcrae Books that I could find.  There isn't a book description on Amazon that I could find, nor is there one on the book, nor … Continue reading Monday Book Review: The Little Big Italian Cookbook

Monday Book Review: The Little Big Pasta, Rice & More: The Bite Size Cook Book


The Little Big Pasta, Rice & More: The Bite Size Cook Book That Comes Stuffed with Ideas From the Amazon Book Description Publication Date: January 1, 2005 | Series: Little Big Book of . . . Series This chunky little cookbook includes recipes for all the Italian pasta classics, from Spaghetti with Meatballs and Tortellini in Meat Stock, … Continue reading Monday Book Review: The Little Big Pasta, Rice & More: The Bite Size Cook Book

Healthy Thursday: Healthy Cooking


  In last week's post, I asked 'what is health?'  and I responded it's healthy cooking/eating and healthy exercise. Of course, that is the basic understanding. There are so many factors that go into 'health', that I could not possibly explain it in one little post.  Taking care of oneself, to the best of their … Continue reading Healthy Thursday: Healthy Cooking

Monday Book Review: Big Basic Cookbook by Kimberly Beeman


Big Basic Cookbook by Kimberly Beeman, available on Amazon.com. From the inside cover flap: Big Basic Cookbook is the standard everyday cookbook no kitchen should be without.  The recipes and the wealth of information make this cookbook indispensable for both beginning cooks and the more experienced. Millions of Americans learned to cook in the mid-20th century … Continue reading Monday Book Review: Big Basic Cookbook by Kimberly Beeman

First Friday Free Recipe: Carrot and Beef Spaghetti


  What a great way to bulk up a spaghetti sauce!     Use whatever ground meat or mix that you have and add the shredded carrots to either marinara, ground beef, turkey, sausage, chicken, goat, lamb, etc. I use regular ground beef.  Great way to get picky adults and kids to eat healthier! Since meats are … Continue reading First Friday Free Recipe: Carrot and Beef Spaghetti

Happy 2013!


Happy New Year everyone!  Hope your 2012 was happy and successful and may your 2013 be intriguing and peaceful. Love the rainbow fireworks celebrating Marriage Equality in Washington State last year.  It's about time all Americans were treated equally in the eyes of the law.  Now for Federal Recognition! Also recognized was Marijuana legalization with … Continue reading Happy 2013!

HAPPY HOLIDAYS and FREE EBOOKS!


HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Feeling the warmth from the holiday candles and feast, so sharing all three books! From now until January 1st, all three books will be free! The codes are only good on Smashwords, as I cannot get free codes for any other ebook eretailer, however, smashwords has every ereader format available, with free downloads … Continue reading HAPPY HOLIDAYS and FREE EBOOKS!