Top 5 Diet/Exercise Tips from Ms. Watson

Top 5 Diet/Exercise Tips from Ms. Watson

Like a lot of folks I know, I struggle daily with diet and exercise. I recently lost ten pounds, so I thought I’d share my new daily rules. 1. EXERCISE is non-negotiable. I walk every single day. If it’s sunny outside, I walk in the neighborhood. If...
Cocktail Hour!

Cocktail Hour!

I am on vacation this week, and vacation is the time during which one eats foods one does not eat at home and drinks drinks one does not drink. Here are a few of the things we’ve had (mostly my husband since I rarely drink, despite what you may have heard about...
Color My Dinner

Color My Dinner

Some ten years ago, there was a craze that involved eating foods by color. As a veteran of the food fad wars, I tried that one (along with the grapefruit diet, Atkins, SlimFast, the cabbage soup thing, the Glycemic Index diet…). Most of them were—and...
Monday is Bananas!

Monday is Bananas!

You know how it is. You buy a bunch of bananas, carefully getting just the number you think you can get through in a reasonable amount of time, and then life gets in the way and a couple of them get nasty. And when life gives you over-ripe bananas, the only thing to...
What To Cook For Dinner Wednesday Edition

What To Cook For Dinner Wednesday Edition

If you’re anything like me, you may find yourself standing in the middle of the grocery store thinking “What the heck should I cook for dinner tonight?” I have an answer! An easy and delicious answer! This recipe is good for a family dinner, a...
Happy Hour Cinnamon Bun Style

Happy Hour Cinnamon Bun Style

Happy Friday! This happens to be winter vacation week for my kids. For a special treat, my daughter, some of her friends, and the moms, all jumped in a minivan and headed up to Vermont for a baking class at King Arthur Flour. We made cinnamon buns! It was a blast. It...