Farmer’s Market Eggplant Dinner

It was an eat-out type of week.  Over the weekend we traveled to Ashland, Oregon to watch my friend Jamie run the Pine to Palm 100.  Watching someone else run an ultra marathon can be really tiring ( I hope you guys are getting my irony, here).  I wonder what it would feel like to actually run one!? The busy weekend was just a precursor to the busy week. The chill in the air was a constant reminder that it was time to compost, turn, and plant... Read More

Weird, Yummy Soup!

I love Shirataki Noodles.  I had never tasted them before, but my friend Jamie at posted the best looking noodles soup on her blog with these noodles so I just had to try something out myself.  Shirataki noodles are different from regular noodles because instead of being made from wheat flour they are made from a dietary fiber called Glucomann that comes from the roots of the Asian Konjac plant and tofu. I couldnt decide... Read More