Grocery Shopping & Dining Out

Hello All!  So I’ve been trying to adjust to my new “exclusion diet”, and I’ve been doing a pretty good job of it these last two weeks.  My goal is to stick to 95% of the diet 95%  of the time.  Of course, when I cook from scratch at home it’s easy, but it’s going…

My first chili – Ridiculously delicious

I’m at home today, and had a pretty light breakfast.  I had ground beef that needed to be cooked today, a can of black beans that I’ve been wanting to use, plus a huge bag of potatoes that need to be consumed.  So, after searching the internets for inspiration, I decided to go for my…

A weird breakfast

I’m looking for new and different things that I can eat for breakfast. I usually like to eat heavy things for breakfast & lunch and eat a lighter dinner (sometimes not at all).  For years I’ve been having a variation of (turkey) bacon, egg and cheese sandwiches, or salmon-cream cheese on a bagel, or a…

Grocery Shopping and IHOP

This Saturday I was finally able to go to Whole Foods for restocking my kitchen.  I got a whole lot of healthy yumminess, including potatoes, avocados, cherries, ground beef, almond flour tortillas, hummus, garbanzo flour, and oatmeal.  I also discovered quinoa pasta, so I’m excited to try that this week.  They happened to have egg-free,…

Getting Started – Day One

So here we are.  You’re on this random site that contradicts itself by saying that it is a “vegan” meateater.  Now, what exactly does that mean?  Let me explain… About five months ago, I woke up one Sunday (after an awesome night out!), with an awful rash on both of my arms that were also…