Monthly Archives: April 2013

Gluten-free Monday: Monthly Gluten-free Grocery Bill

So, about a month ago, I read an article online about a family that decided to take the “SNAP Challenge” or the “Food Stamp Challenge”.  The family decided to live for a month on the federal government allocation for families … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Macaroni and Cheese

One of the sheer joys in life is cheese.  And there are so many ways to experience this joy! I love macaroni and cheese, but it is much easier (I think) and convenient to make one’s own. “Macaroni” and Cheese, … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Keep Going

To the People of Boston and the Marathon.  OK, this one was a no brainer. The modern Marathon Era started with the first Olympics in 1896.  The following year, Boston held its first Marathon, for no real reason other than … Continue reading

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Authentic

The young ‘uns, the Millenials, having been using a word in recent times, “Authentic.”  I remember back in the 90’s some people were trying to use this word, but it got us Gen Xers in trouble.  It was a sign … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Pizza!!!!

So, years ago, I found out it is super easy to make your own pizza crust—just flour, baking powder, salt, oil and water. Time passed, and I realized I was gluten sensitive.  The gluten-free flour was expensive and homemade pizza … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: We Believe in Us

To Audrie Pott and Rehtaeh Parsons and the other women who have fallen victim to this plague of sexual assaults  perpetuated by the rapists and communities by fishing the pictures around on the Internet, cell phones and FaceBook. As horrific … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: And She Even Makes Me Pancakes

So, this morning, I made myself gluten-free pancakes.   Buttermilk pancakes.  Using my standby King Arthur gluten-free flour.  Yum!!!! Didn’t have my standard recipe, so I pulled one off the internet and divided by three. Pancakes from scratch are so awesome.  … Continue reading

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