Eat anything you want – just do this

I just watched this interesting video on why so many people have stopped cooking, and what it is costing us.

“Poor women who cook are healthier than affluent women who don’t”

Which would also mean that their kids are healthier too, wouldn’t you think?

One thing he seemed to drone on about is how much time cooking takes. You know what? Tonight I had steak, baked potato and salad. Cooking time – 10 minutes. Dishes – one plate, one bowl, one pan. And it cost less than a value meal. Think about that…

There is a whole database of fast and brain dead simple recipes here for you -

2 months til Christmas

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I know, you didn’t want to hear that. Its a few days before Halloween, a month before Thanksgiving, and 2 months til Christmas!

This time of year things start to go so fast. You just finish up the fall yard work and suddenly its Nov. It feels like a few days and suddenly its Thanksgiving and Black Friday. Why can’t January and February go that fast?

Anyway – this year we’re going to be on top of it, right? Here are some things you’ll want to get done in the next couple of weeks -  Continue reading

Why I’m crazy, and how that helps you

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A couple of weeks ago, I told you about a personality test that I had taken called an Enneagram.

I already knew that I was an introvert, that I need alone time to rejuvenate. I knew that I like to research and analyze and figure out how and why things work. I knew that it takes a long time before I let someone into my inner world.

But some of my behaviors can be pretty extreme, and some of that I did not realize. Continue reading