Amaranth…The How

  Buyiing Amaranth You can find amaranth at most health food stores, and even in some regular grocery stores. As far as online sources, check… Amazon. Arrowhead Mills Bob’s Red Mill Walmart Whole Foods Vitacoast   ********************** Storing Amaranth Store amaranth is a tightly sealed glass bottle in a cool, dry place. **************** Boiling AmaranthContinue reading “Amaranth…The How”

Amaranth…The Why

So now that you know what amaranth is, why should you care…what is the nutritional benefit…why should you add amaranth to your diet…why is amaranth considered a superfood? Amaranth is a “relative” of other extremely healthy foods that you probbly already have added to your diet, possibly from birth—such as beets, spinach, and quinoa, Amaranth isContinue reading “Amaranth…The Why”

Amaranth…The What

The other day as I was making my sandwich for lunch, I noticed that my bread was called “Ancient Grain”…I thought to myself, wonder what that means…hope it doesn’t mean that my bread has been around since ancient times…if that were the case, the bread would probably be stale…and the sandwich would probably make meContinue reading “Amaranth…The What”

Making Perfectly A-Peelin’ Boiled Eggs

I play piano for church quite a bit…and have worked with severaql differeent singers and other instrumen talists… And the one thing I have learned is that the songs that everyone knows and everyone and their brother requests that you sing—such as Amazing Grace and How Great Thou Aft…those songs that you’ve sung or playedContinue reading “Making Perfectly A-Peelin’ Boiled Eggs”

A Watched Pot Never Boils

Yeah, I know…I said that we would crawl our way up the Raw Foods Pyramid one food at a time…one tier at a time… But… My family will never be content to eat nutritional yeast and raw sweet potatoes for the rest of their lives. So instead I have been getting acquainted with all theContinue reading “A Watched Pot Never Boils”

I Don’t Even Know How to Boil Water

Yeah, I know…I said that we would crawl our way up the Raw Foods Pyramid one food at a time…one tier at a time… But… My family will never be content to eat nutritional yeast and raw sweet potatoes for the rest of their lives. So instead I have been getting acquainted with all theContinue reading “I Don’t Even Know How to Boil Water”

Let’s All Get Boiling Mad Together

Yeah, I know…I said that we would crawl our way up the Raw Foods Pyramid one food at a time…one tier at a time… But… My family will never be content to eat nutritional yeast and raw sweet potatoes for the rest of their lives. So instead I have been getting acquainted with all theContinue reading “Let’s All Get Boiling Mad Together”

Facts to Never Forget about Frying Foods

For years I have honestly been afraid to deep fry. Seemed liike every single time I tried to fry something, I end up getting splashed with hot grease and my hysband ends up finishing the job. I laugh and say that he cookes on top of the stove, and I cook in the oven. ButContinue reading “Facts to Never Forget about Frying Foods”

Making the Perfect Beignets

My husband and I were stationed about ten years ago at Fort Polk, Louisiana. This was interesting. Being from Mississippi, you would think that I would be right at home in the Deep South… But…   Louisiana is a whole different world… And Louisiana has some of the best food in the country… Especially theContinue reading “Making the Perfect Beignets”

Making the Perfect Beer-Battered Fish

The next type of batter is beer batter…and whenever we think about beer batter…most of us think immediately of beer-battered fish. The perfect beer-battered fish has both great crunch and great flavor.,.. perfectly golden brown and crispy on the outside…flaky on the inside…served with the perfect coleslaw….(recipe coming soon)…or perhaps potato chips, or fries instead…tartar sauce…lemon wedges…maltContinue reading “Making the Perfect Beer-Battered Fish”