Archive for January, 2005

The Dairy Diet Myth

Wednesday, January 26th, 2005

from Nutrition Action Healthletter, Jan/Feb 2005 vol 32, num 1, p10. “Drink milk… Lose weight?” say the ads. The dairy industry has created an entire “Healthy Weight with Milk” campaign to boost sales. What’s the evidense? Most of it came from a researcher who has a patent on the claim that dairy foods aid weight [...]

Sweet Sushi Menu

Tuesday, January 25th, 2005

There is much going on in the world of sweet sushi. A google search brought up more tasty tidbits that have simply knocked me speechless. Really: ok, I’ve shaken off the stun spell, enough to yell: KOO-KI SUSHI! This is what i want to do when I grow up! Buttery caramel, sweet apricot gummies, dark [...]

Sweeeet Sushi!

Monday, January 24th, 2005

I would love to take credit for this but alas… its a lovely creation of Clare Crespo’s that is being hosted by, oh I can hardly utter the words out loud… gulp:! Ewwwwwww! Boing Boing ran this twinkie sushi image today, and Judah hurried off an email to me. They pointed out several links [...]

Book Darts

Saturday, January 22nd, 2005

I picked up my first container of book darts this Christmas and tucked a bunch of them into my Secret Santa’s cookbook before mailing it out. These are very useful in a kitchen/cooking context. When I first look through a cookbook, I mark recipes that resonate upon first reading with a dart. That way I [...]


Friday, January 21st, 2005

In Case of Fries II

Thursday, January 20th, 2005

Relearning How to Eat My brownie points caught up with me. I was really dragging my feet in regards to the whole New Year’s Resolution game, its soo… cliché. Yet, I’ve had that little voice nagging me inside my head since before Thanksgiving- yesh! I sure took my time to act didn’t I? Reading Debbie’s [...]


Thursday, January 20th, 2005

In Case of Fries

Sunday, January 16th, 2005

(High quality graphic) How Do We Learn To Eat? Is the release of new government dietary guidelines going to influence how you eat? This year’s revision reveals a deep seated need to clean up our act and eat as though our life depended on it. I’m planning on sitting down to read the Guidelines, however, [...]

Spicy Sushi Combos- Featuring Horseradish and Chili Paste

Saturday, January 15th, 2005

These rolls are another set of sushi inspired by the book Sushi American Style. I first played with recipes in this book for my

1000 Recipes

Friday, January 14th, 2005

I’m excited to find out that I’m part of a list of recipients to participate in Book Eight of the 1000 Recipes project. This is a project that Santos has started up with a desire similar to that found in the 1000 Journals project. Several nice little Moleskin journals will be sent around the world [...]

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