Oatmeal for Breakfast

Oatmeal for Breakfast

Don't let oatmeal fool you into thinking it is boring and your mothers breakfast food. It really is awesome pantry staple.  It contains soluble fibers that help lower cholesterol  and insoluble fiber  that provides that prevents your bowels from being clogged up. Not only does it have health benefits its relatively inexpensive and can be [...]

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Makeover Monday- Creative Ways to Use Your Waffle Maker

Makeover Monday- Creative Ways to Use Your Waffle Maker

I must confess my waffle maker probably gets used maybe 3 times a year.  It used to be one of the gadgets that I owned, and rarely got any use.  Admit it, you have that one thing you bought  because you couldn't live without it.  That one hit wonder, kitchen gadget that takes up space. [...]

Tator Tots Review

I  confess they're veggie tots, but still  very delicious.  You can make these from scratch if you have the time. There are recipes are all over the Internet on making veggie tots and it might save you  on the sodium end. Now on to the logistics of these yummy veggie tots. These run about $4 [...]

Labor Day Menu

Labor Day is coming up soon, it's always the first Monday in September and right on time.  I usually  go to a friends house, barbecue, or do absolutely nothing. This year, I am challenging myself to do absolutely nothing.   In an effort to stop spending way too much on groceries, I am trying to plan my meals out to [...]

Carb Loading

Carbohydrates or in short  form carbs are believed to be the reincarnation of the devil as food. There are two types of carbs, simple and complex. Those pesky simple carbs are so delicious, we crave more and more. Bread, pasta, baked goods, or white rice  are example of simple carbs, and those are the carbs that cause a spike [...]