March 1, 2010

Sugar Junkies

Have you noticed that your good intentions to eat better are derailed because of a socially acceptable addiction: we’re sugar junkies. It’s easy to brush this one off. It’s not nearly as unacceptable as alcoholism; there are no 12 step programs dedicated to getting you off sugar. Its addictive traits are pictured beautifully in magazines,… Read more

February 25, 2010

Dinner Diva – Plasticware

One of the most frustrating things in the kitchen is dealing with the plastic stuff. You know what I’m talking about—Tupperware, Rubbermaid containers, whatever brand or style you use, we all have it. And boy do we have it! We have it to overflowing. It is as if the giant plasticware beast threw up in… Read more

December 14, 2009


This morning, I received an email ad from a kitchen supply store telling me to “savor the holidays.” As I was about to delete it, I started thinking about the word “savor” and what it means. What I aim for in my life is to live in such a way that I savor ALL days,… Read more