Healthy Lunch Class

It’s hard to believe school will be starting again soon and it will be time to consider lunch ideas if your children take their lunch to school.  Healthy lunch ideas are also helpful for adults who either stay home or take their lunch to work.  Taking your lunch to work instead of going out every…
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The Importance Of A Healthy Diet

We all need to eat, but it is important to consider what you are putting in your body.  A lot of people don’t worry about what they eat and their health until they start having  health issues. The photo below is from a video a friend took of her basil plants.  They were both planted…
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Easy Cobbler Recipe

With many types of fruit in season, it is a great time try this easy cobbler recipe.  You can use a mixture of fruits you like. I used raspberries, blueberries, strawberries and rhubarb. I recently found frozen rhubarb at Walmart (Dole brand) since my plant didn’t do very well this year. It would also be an…
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DIY Sauces

With the different varieties of canned tomatoes available, it is easier than ever to make your own sauces. In some cases, there is considerably less sodium and sugar in the canned tomatoes than jarred pasta sauce and salsa. I have been using the canned tomatoes with basil and garlic for pasta and pizza sauce. I…
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Cooking Methods Vs Recipes

I recently watched a webinar by a Trained Culinary Chef.  He said the main difference between trained chefs and home cooks is that chefs are taught methods and home cooks usually use recipes.  if you learn some of the basic cooking methods you can use them to make your own original recipes.  I have learned…
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