Category Archives: soup

Farm to table: a day of preparation

I generally begin my Saturday mornings at the Tuscaloosa River Market.  The photo shows some of what I found last Saturday.  Vegetables came from a number of farmers (and a couple of things from the grocery store).   My biggest challenge … Continue reading

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Healthy Mind Cookbook: I want to try everything

I received Rebecca Katz‘s new cookbook in the mail this week.  As I started leafing through the pages, I wanted to make everything. I am sure this will become one of my favorite cookbooks.  The recipes are easy to follow, … Continue reading

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Review: The American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook

Occasional reviews of books from the American Diabetes Association. Petusevsky, Steven. The American Diabetes Association Vegetarian Cookbook: Satisfying, Bold, and Flavorful Recipes from the Garden. Alexandria, VA : American Diabetes Association, 2013.  Available from American Diabetes Association, $19.95. Chef Steven … Continue reading

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Review: Gluten-Free Recipes for People with Diabetes

This is the first in occasional reviews of books published by the American Diabetes Association. Nancy S. Hughes. Introduction by Lara Rondinelli-Hamilton, RD, LDN, CDE.  Gluten-Free Recipes for People with Diabetes. Alexandria, VA: American Diabetes Association, 2013. $16.95.  Available from … Continue reading

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Eating on the road

I have mixed success finding healthy foods while traveling.   I’ve done better more often than not the past year. Sometimes the best intentions just don’t work though.  Before I left for this trip I decided that I was going to … Continue reading

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New foods: Fun and experimentation

I have tried several new foods in the past year or so including several that I never thought I would eat, let alone really like. The most recent experiment included turnips.  This is not a food I ever considered but … Continue reading

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Soup

I have always loved soup and crackers.  My mom made very good chili when the weather was cold and we also had Campbell’s Chicken Noodle.  When I was a child those were pretty much the only two kinds of soup … Continue reading

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