Monthly Archives: November 2007

Dinner and a Contest

Well, all day I had a yucky feeling in my tummy and had to break down and drink a Coke to settle my stomach. 14 million burps later, it was feeling better but I was still uneasy about having anything major for dinner so I settled on something simple – breakfast for dinner! I scrambled […]

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What I ate yesterday

Well, in an effort to “do better” eatswise, I got up yesterday and ate my favorite simple breakfast, a croissant and a small glass of milk. This breakfast is so good and so filling that I didn’t eat again until much, much later. However, what I ate later was not a great choice, two of […]

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Favorite Christmas Cookie

There’s nothing remotely Christmasy looking about this cookie. The only reason I associate it with Christmas is because my mom made them every year during the holidays and I adore them. They have a decadent, buttery crust and then the top layer consists of brown sugar, sliced almonds and coconut. It is baked until it […]

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Pics of yesterday’s feast

Here’s a collage of yesterday’s feast which was repeated at tonight’s dinner. For breakfast I had some cornbread dressing, and for lunch I had a turkey sandwich and some green bean casserole. LOL Doesn’t that sound elegant and delicious? Gravy, cake in a box, green bean casserole, turkey, and dressing. In the center was my […]

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Unscathed!

WOO! I made it! I didn’t overdo it this Thanksgiving holiday and that feels like a real accomplishment. Many times holidays are an excuse for me to overindulge but for some reason, this year was different. Perhaps it is the permission I grant myself on a daily basis to eat whatever I choose thereby defeating […]

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