Monthly Archives: January 2010

Pumpkin Bars

We are down to our last container of (now frozen) food we grew last year. It was pumpkin and now it’s in this pumpkin bar. Time to start planning the new garden! We will need a lot more sugar pie pumpkins to get us through next year since we ran out of it this soon. […]

Book Review: The Gastronomy of Marriage

I just finished reading this little gem and all I can say is, “Wow! I wish I would have read this 5 years ago!” You see, my 5 year wedding anniversary is coming up and for the past 5 years of my life, food has been a major source of contention. The Gastronomy of Marriage […]


I’ve thought quite a bit lately about the amount of sugar I have been consuming- and how much I’ve given my kids.  I’ve been quite proud of the fact that I keep the HFCS to a minimum but now it’s time to get a handle on sugar in general. It’s not easy- I love all […]