Football, I can’t say I’m a fan. 

Years ago, when I was dating Al Mayo, who was a former football player and huge fan of the game, we went to Bearno’s for some pizza. Everyone knows I could not care less for sports ball of any kind but I tried to be polite and feign interest. I asked who was playing and…

If I could go back in time..

If I could travel back in time, I would vacation with my parents and my niece Amy but to know what I know now and to love them as I do now. What great fun we would have! The Smokies would never be the same.  Back then, I was a surly teenager who was embarrassed…

MorningStar Farms Greek Veggie Burgers with Olive Garlic Sauce Recipe

Greek Veggie Burgers with Olive Garlic Sauce Recipe A Greek-inspired sauce of yogurt, feta cheese, Kalamata olives and fresh oregano, tops these tasty burgers. INGREDIENTS 1 package MorningStar Farms® Grillers® Original 1/3 cup Kalamatoa olives, pitted and chopped 2 tablespoons low-fat plain yogurt 2 tablespoons crumbled feta cheese 1 tablespoon chopped green onion 1 teaspoon…

Meatless Mondays – Alexia Saute Reds Plus recipe

Okay, so if you want a good Meatless Monday recipe, I call it Alexia Saute Reds Plus.   Alexia Food’s Saute Reds – in the freezer department (All natural roasted red potatoes with baby portabella mushrooms, whole green beans, sweet Spanish onions, thyme infused olive oil.) 1 sweet red bell pepper (green pepper instead or…

Pork Piccata With Lemon and Capers

I straightened up the living room this weekend and found several recipes that I’d cut out from various magazines and newspapers.   There were two pork recipes, one potato recipe and one egg recipe.  I’m a big fan of pork and could eat it several times a week so I’m always on the lookout for good…

Sauteed Pork Medallions with Lemon-Garlic Sauce

The following recipe was in an ad in Martha Stewart’s Everyday Food magazine for The National Pork Board. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) now recommends cooking your pork chops, roasts and tenderloins to an internal temperature of 145° F, followed by a three-minute rest time for tender, juicy meat that’s slightly pink in the…

Grain Free Pet Food

Have you tried Grain Free pet food yet? It offers great nutrition for your pet without adding fillers so your pet get all the vitamins, minerals and nutrients he or she needs to be healthy and happy for life. New Hill’s Science Diet Ideal Balance Grain Free Cat Food All the benefits of Ideal Balance…

Hill’s Science Diet Ideal Balance Grain Free Adult Feline Dry Food

I’ve never been a big fan of Science Diet. I know that most veterinarians and animal shelters tend to feed Science Diet to their cats and dogs but it’s never really seemed like a quality product to me. I know it’s supposed to be scientifically-formulated to provide optimum nutrition to pets but their ingredient list…