EASY ITALIAN CHICKEN

Hello to all and Happy Saturday. I am busy, and sometimes it leaves little time to cook. I do love to cook, when I have time to be creative in Continue Reading →

EASY WINTER SOUP

It has been so cold here in LA, San Francisco cold. When it is chilly like this you want comfort food to warm your body and soul. Soup is cold Continue Reading →

Trader Joe’s Lentil Dip

    If you have followed me or you know me, you know I am often inspired when I walk into a Trader Joe’s. I love it and love their Continue Reading →

MASTERING THE ART OF FRUGAL COOKING

“Life itself is the proper binge.” ― Julia Child It was the movie Julie and Julia that inspired me to write a blog. I was living in NYC and already on Continue Reading →

HOMEMADE BREAKFAST BARS

Hello to all. I have not posted in a while, my computer was down but I am happy to say it is working once again. In the time it was down I Continue Reading →

FRUGAL IS NOT AN F WORD

Good day, it is a good day. Today is day two of my countdown and challenge and leads me to my winter solstice 50th Birthday. Lately I have been contacted Continue Reading →

HAPPY ST PATTY’S DAY

“Everything you see I owe to spaghetti.” ― Sophia Loren   Happy St Patty’s day, eat your greens.  I grew up in Cleveland, Ohio, and my Italian father had a Continue Reading →

EASY VEGETABLE LEAN BEEF SOUP

Happy Saturday, he is a post and favorite recipe from 2013.  Today was a laid back Caturday, with a simple soup and a trip to our local Trader Joe’s in Continue Reading →

HEALTHY VEGETABLE SOUP

I just entered week two of my newest journey since I started this blog two years ago. I joined Weight Watchers Online last Tuesday to lose the eleven pounds I Continue Reading →

COLD BROWN RICE SALAD

I believe we are all on a journey, for me it has been a phenomenal ride and I am loving every minute of it. Life is a journey and I Continue Reading →