vegetables

Eating Healthy Is Ridiculously Expensive
This last week my wife and I started a weight loss program.  Of course with any healthy eating nutritional plan, it requires a lot of fresh vegetables.  Cucumbers, lettuce, cabbage, tomatoes, asparagus, chard, spinach, apples, strawberries, etc. are all on the menu.  The first time I …
Heated Debate: Rhubarb, Is It A Vegetable Or A Fruit?
This debate started innocently enough. My friend kept saying she didn't like rutabaga pie.  What the heck was that?  I thought maybe she meant a pastie.  She was obviously confused and after some discussion and much laughter we determined she meant rhubarb.  THEN, the debate…
Heart Healthy Roasted Carrot Fries
Taste of Home has a great way to get the kids to eat their carrots, make them FRIES!!!  But, that's just their shape.  They are healthy because they are roasted in Olive Oil.  I sprinkled a little cinnamon and sugar on as I pulled them hot out of the oven.  Super easy and un…
5 Reasons Fruits And Vegetables Are Killing Me
I came out of the womb with a porterhouse steak in one hand, and a 2/3 bacon cheeseburger in the other.  It's a true story.  You can look it up on my long form birth certificate.   Well, I'm growing up.  I figured since the only time I eat vegetables is when it&apo…