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Sprouted whole wheat bread

Sprouted whole wheat bread

When I originally came up with the name for this blog I had planned to share recipes for recovering picky eaters like myself. When I finally decided to take the plunge and register a domain, I was at a turning point in my life. It […]

Pumpkin, banana and coconut homemade dog treats

Pumpkin, banana and coconut homemade dog treats

I think my pickyness might have rubbed off on my dog. One of my dogs anyway. Nico is the pickiest dog I know. Unlike his “brother and sister”, he investigates his food thoroughly before diving in — and this includes homemade dog treats. I am […]

An easy way to freeze leftover stock

An easy way to freeze leftover stock

  When I make a batch of chicken stock, I usually end up with much more than I need for a pot of soup for two. When I first started making my own stock I would freeze it in tubberware containers. Great if you are planning […]

The satisfaction of homemade chicken soup

The satisfaction of homemade chicken soup

You may recall from my recent post on raising chickens for meat that it was an expensive venture. This is the one time I am glad I am so terrible at keeping records. The chickens themselves were not expensive but the cost of raising them made them […]

Morrocan beef and lentil cigars

Morrocan beef and lentil cigars

  As the name and tagline of this blog suggest, I was once the ultimate picky eater. I’m talking I wouldn’t eat peanut butter if it didn’t come from the jar in my kitchen cupboards kind of picky. I gave my parents a rough ride […]