Category Archives: Health

New Roasted Honey Lemon Almonds

I first posted this recipe here and then tweaked and revised it to make the almonds crunchier (which I prefer). If you like your almonds chewier, use the original version. Ingredients About 1 pound raw almonds About one heaping tablespoon

New Roasted Honey Lemon Almonds

I first posted this recipe here and then tweaked and revised it to make the almonds crunchier (which I prefer). If you like your almonds chewier, use the original version. Ingredients About 1 pound raw almonds About one heaping tablespoon

10 Things Our Daughters Could Learn From Whitney Houston

Multi-award winning singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was born on this day in 1963. Her fairytale-turned-tumultuous life, complete with a bad-boy husband and admitted drug use, ended in tragedy in a hotel bathtub on February 11, 2012.

10 Things Our Daughters Could Learn From Whitney Houston

Multi-award winning singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was born on this day in 1963. Her fairytale-turned-tumultuous life, complete with a bad-boy husband and admitted drug use, ended in tragedy in a hotel bathtub on February 11, 2012.

Escape. Embrace. Or Not. Or Both.

I follow a number of interesting blogs, among them that of TK Coleman, a self-described philosopher whose blog tagline reads: “Ideas are my intoxication. Philosophy is my psychedelic.” In a recent post, titled “Escape,” Coleman discusses the nature of “personality:”

Escape. Embrace. Or Not. Or Both.

I follow a number of interesting blogs, among them that of TK Coleman, a self-described philosopher whose blog tagline reads: “Ideas are my intoxication. Philosophy is my psychedelic.” In a recent post, titled “Escape,” Coleman discusses the nature of “personality:”

“You misogynist pile of twats…”

Yes, that’s part of Amanda Fucking Palmer‘s reply to The Daily Mail’s stupidest review ever (and yes, believe it or not, this is the DM’s actual headline): Making a boob of herself! Amanda Palmer’s breast escapes her bra as she

“You misogynist pile of twats…”

Yes, that’s part of Amanda Fucking Palmer‘s reply to The Daily Mail’s stupidest review ever (and yes, believe it or not, this is the DM’s actual headline): Making a boob of herself! Amanda Palmer’s breast escapes her bra as she

Frozen Bananas? Who Knew? (Day 10)

Yippee! We made it to Day 10 in Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing)! (Actually, today is Day 11, but don’t tell anyone…) It is excruciatingly hot in

Frozen Bananas? Who Knew? (Day 10)

Yippee! We made it to Day 10 in Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing)! (Actually, today is Day 11, but don’t tell anyone…) It is excruciatingly hot in

Hot? Getchya Some Gazpacho (Day 9)

In the last 10 days, we’ve had rain, rain, SNOW, freezing cold, and everything in between. But now that Facebook has turned around (in this statement), so has the weather. Today (or rather yesterday, because I fell asleep at the

Hot? Getchya Some Gazpacho (Day 9)

In the last 10 days, we’ve had rain, rain, SNOW, freezing cold, and everything in between. But now that Facebook has turned around (in this statement), so has the weather. Today (or rather yesterday, because I fell asleep at the

Facebook, food & feminism (Days 5, 6, 7 & 8)

This week’s three “F” words! Yes, I have continued on Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing, even while I was madly blogging against big bad corporate Facebook and

Facebook, food & feminism (Days 5, 6, 7 & 8)

This week’s three “F” words! Yes, I have continued on Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing, even while I was madly blogging against big bad corporate Facebook and

Days 3 & 4: 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin Buster

Woe is me! Life gets in the way of my best laid plans… Today is Day 4 of Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing, and  I completely missed

Days 3 & 4: 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin Buster

Woe is me! Life gets in the way of my best laid plans… Today is Day 4 of Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing, and  I completely missed

Day 2: 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin Buster

Oops! Today is Day 2 of Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing, and it’s almost Day 3 already! (Someone organized would have done all the posts in advanced

Day 2: 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin Buster

Oops! Today is Day 2 of Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing, and it’s almost Day 3 already! (Someone organized would have done all the posts in advanced

Day 1: Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin Buster

Yippeee! Today is Day 1 of Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing It’s a rainy one, and I’ve been busy so far being an activist, gardener, birdwatcher, playmate

Day 1: Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin Buster

Yippeee! Today is Day 1 of Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing It’s a rainy one, and I’ve been busy so far being an activist, gardener, birdwatcher, playmate

Last 10 days in May fabulous food list

I love things that are fast, easy, no mess, no fuss, tasty, and healthy. So I know I’m going to love the next 10 days. Yummy! I’m really looking forward to being super conscious about my body and how it

Last 10 days in May fabulous food list

I love things that are fast, easy, no mess, no fuss, tasty, and healthy. So I know I’m going to love the next 10 days. Yummy! I’m really looking forward to being super conscious about my body and how it

Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing

“Ya gotta’ get a Magic Bullet.” “You’ll love it!” My cousin Liane recommends for the fifth or sixth time in as many months. “What’s a Magic Bullet? Remind me again….” (I’m going down the same path as my Alzheimer’s Mom….)

Susan’s Last 10 Days in May Magic Bullet Muffin & Fat Back Buster UnDiet & Weight Release Thing

“Ya gotta’ get a Magic Bullet.” “You’ll love it!” My cousin Liane recommends for the fifth or sixth time in as many months. “What’s a Magic Bullet? Remind me again….” (I’m going down the same path as my Alzheimer’s Mom….)