New Year, New Eyes

Welcome to 2020!  I started this blog on January 2, 2017 after a visioning session at my spiritual center directed me to inject some positivity in a world where our focus seems to be on problems and what we perceive to be  “not working.”  As we kick off this new year, it just seems right … More New Year, New Eyes

Swan Song Saturday, SNAP Challenge Edition

Our final SNAP Challenge Supper was tortilla soup, made from the bone broth of the chicken roasted earlier, along with leftover (frozen from earlier this week) shredded chicken, salsa, and most of our leftover items–sauteed onions, peppers, and garlic, the rest of the tomatoes, the rest of the black beans (not turned into the black … More Swan Song Saturday, SNAP Challenge Edition

Meatless Monday

Meatless Mondays are a program to reduce the environmental impact of our eating while improving our health by committing to a primarily plants-based diet on Mondays.  We’ve done this for years (not religiously….when it is a holiday or special occasion, I substitute a different day for our meatless regime), so of course I want to … More Meatless Monday

SNAP Starting Sunday

So here we are–starting our SNAP Challenge Take 2. This Sunday’s meal looks a lot like our Sunday meal on the first SNAP Challenge.  For lunch, we had another green soup. However, this is not my squash soup, it is my faux cream of broccoli soup.  I replace the cream with potatoes, which don’t have … More SNAP Starting Sunday