Gluten Free Vegan Cupcakes

Gluten Free Vegan Cupcakes
Gluten Free Vegan Cupcakes I like trying new things and that definitely includes food. When my wife was asked to bring dessert to a baby shower recently, I jumped at the chance to help out. Hey, I’m a guy who likes to do woodworking projects and I also bake cupcakes, deal with it. But these ...

Garden Machete

Garden Machete
Garden Machete One of the best presents that I got this past Christmas was a garden machete. I was expecting something like socks or other boring necessities. One year my daughter found one of my old hockey pucks in the garage and wrapped that up for me. But opening up a garden machete on Christmas ...

Cooking Quinoa

Cooking Quinoa
Cooking Quinoa What is Quinoa Quinoa is a protein rich whole grain. It’s a very important part of vegan diets because it’s also a complete protein. That means it has all the essential amino acids that your body needs to form healthy cells and create important things like body tissue and muscles. Bottom line, it’s really ...

Chioggia Beets

Chioggia Beets
Chioggia Beets When I was young I really hated vegetables. I have way too many memories of hiding vegetables in my shoes after being given the standard dinner time ultimatum, “You can’t get up from this table until you finish everything on your plate.” Yes, after a few years of therapy, I can now admit ...

Growing Pak Choi

Growing Pak Choi
One of the best parts of vegetable gardening is trying to grow new things. The first time that I tried to grow pak choi, it was totally new to me. I didn’t know how to grow it or even cook it but I knew that I like to eat it and that was enough to ...

Twinkies Shelf Life

Twinkies Shelf Life
Today, when I heard the news that Hostess is again preparing to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, I did a few Google searches for Hostess Twinkies and I found some interesting stuff about Twinkies Shelf Life. Twinkie Rumors There are rumors online that say there haven’t been any new Twinkies made by Hostess in years. ...