Sep 022010

I have three cutting boards…two wood and one plastic…and, given my lazy nature, I often opt for the plastic so I can put it in the dishwasher, but if my choice were based on food safety, the right choice would be wood.

That’s right…wood. Wood is safer than plastic regarding food cleanliness!

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A love affair…with food

 Posted by at 7:32 pm  In the Kitchen
Aug 242010

There, I said it. They say the first step in recovery is admitting the problem, so I AM FOOD OBSESSED…I admit it.

The thing is, I don’t see it as a problem, and I certainly don’t want to “get over” the obsession. Oh no, quite the contrary…I want to hold on to the obsession, wrap my arms around it, fondle it…

Can I say “fondle” on a family blog?

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Aug 182010

Let me stop ya’ right there. NO, I don’t think they have cows in the back room. I’m from a small rural town and I do know what a corn field looks like. It just never occurred to me that those middlemen between the farmer and me were unnecessary AND, to be honest, bad for me nutritionally and bad for the planet in how the food got from farm to plate.

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