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Ginger Tofu and Broccoli with Udon Noodles

Ginger Tofu and Broccoli with Udon Noodles

Udon noodles are a wide flat noodle often used in Japanese cooking.  Cook according to package directions.  When 5 minutes of cooking time are left, add broccoli florets.  Drain and set aside. Dice firm tofu, I used this brand.  Heat coconut oil over medium heat in a frying pan.  Add tofu.  After a few minutes … Continue reading

Salad with Braised Tofu and Spicy Peanut Dressing

Salad with Braised Tofu and Spicy Peanut Dressing

Butter lettuce, green onion, red bell pepper, cucumber, fresh mint. Dressing: 1 spoonful of peanut butter, a few splashes each: soy sauce and rice vinegar, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, and water to thin to desired consistency.  Wisk in small bowl with fork.  Taste and adjust ratio of ingredients as needed. The braised tofu is a … Continue reading

Review: The Avocado Diva, mail order avocados

Review: The Avocado Diva, mail order avocados

Here is how this post happened: I have followed The Avocado Diva on Facebook for awhile now because I enjoy seeing her recipes and avocado pictures and ideas.  But living in California myself, and having access to local avocados, I didn’t really ever consider ordering.  Then fall rolled around, and I didn’t really like the … Continue reading

The Courteous Healthy Eater

People who make an effort to eat in a way that supports their health have a bad reputation.  It seems that many times, the healthy eater is also the judgmental eater.  Let us band together, fellow healthy eaters, and change this stigma by killing it with kindness. If you aren’t sure if you have the … Continue reading

Recipe: Bean and Corn Chili

I stopped writing recipes awhile ago because I kind of hate writing recipes.  Actually, I loathe writing recipes.  It’s tedious.  I never measure anything and I cook in such a freestyle way, it makes me terrible at writing them.   Since I blog for fun, I don’t care to spend my blogging time doing things I … Continue reading

No Packaged Foods, Unwrap Up

(Yes, I do think I’m being funny with that title.  Har har har.) If you’d like to read about the rest of the challenge first before reading this wrap up post: Intro Post Day 1 Day 10 Day 24 One month of no packaged foods ended up being really fun for me and a lot … Continue reading

No Packaged Foods, Day 24

If you aren’t caught up on the experiment I’m doing and you’d like to be… Introductory post Post about first day Post about tenth day So, now it’s day 24.  I made it a whole 23 days at I’d say 99% no packaged foods.  I didn’t go out to eat at all, didn’t pick up … Continue reading