So the end of football season is upon us and everyone is gearing up for festivities this weekend (despite the snow in the south)! People are planning parties or days in and starting to try to figure out what to feed all those hungry mouths! It’s funny how much of an appetite we work up watching other people play football!
Archives for January 2014
Yes, you read that right! Your eyes do not deceive you! Sweet potato and bacon soup…the healthy way!
This is one of my favorite winter soups. It is absolutely delicious and manages to be rich and filling without adding too many calories to your day – despite the BACON! I love bacon. In fact, I like it so much, that when celebrating Christmas with John’s family one year, I once received a miniature calendar with an interesting fact about bacon for every day of the year! I buy uncured bacon because despite what you might read out there on the web, I believe what multiple doctors have told me – to avoid nitrates. It is easy enough to find, too. I buy mine from Trader Joe’s.Continue Reading
Happy new year! I know I am a little late to the new year party, but after a much needed holiday break celebrating with tons of friends and family, I’m back! You missed me, right? Don’t worry, I missed you, too! I hope that your holidays and new year were as merry and bright as mine and that you are feeling rested and ready for 2014!