All my mistakes

All my mistakes

Ok, there isn’t room in this little post for ALL of my mistakes but— most of them do go back to one theme. The theme is the belief that I was “less than” other people. Less than in school because we didn’t have the money to buy a computer, much less a trapper keeper....
Cheesy Fat Free Southwest Frittata

Cheesy Fat Free Southwest Frittata

Use this when you want something that tastes really indulgent but you’re trying to “save” on calories and fat. It is truly something that tastes creamy and “unhealthy” but it is amazing! Plus, the heat from the jalapeños and the spice of...
What’s your vision?

What’s your vision?

New Year’s Eve. Such pressure to be at THE event of the year and have THE best time. Sometimes it certainly IS that. But sometimes it is a mix of complicated parking, weak yet expensive drinks and a ball drop in a room full of people you barely know. A while back, I...
Cucumber Cabbage Refresher

Cucumber Cabbage Refresher

The holidays are busy. Crazy busy. I often find that I have no time to sit down for a proper meal, which used to leave me with a Christmas cookie breakfast, a  fruitcake lunch and a stomachache by dinner. So, I now use quick,  veggie and fruit smoothies to pack in the...
Foster Failure

Foster Failure

I must admit, I was a little miffed when so many people said I’d be a “foster failure” when I told them I’d agreed to foster a sweet little furball named Charley. That is, until I understood what it meant. A foster failure is someone who is a...