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5-Minute Tomato & Bean Soup by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking You're trying to stay healthy. You're too busy to make a long involved lunch. I know, I've been there. I AM there. Here's one solution when you're eating at home. Kee ... Read on »
A Cookbook Winner! by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Well, dear readers, the time has come to announce the winner of my giveaway. First, I must say, how hungry I got reading all of your favorite breakfasts; AND it gave me a l ... Read on »
A Great Giveaway by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I just came across a great giveaway that I had to tell you about. Lori at My Wooden Spoon is giving away two WONDERFUL knives (one for each of two winners) from New We ... Read on »
A Life Well Read - Giveaway by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I'm running a review and giveaway at Thyme for Herbs. I thought some of you might be interested too!! Here's what I wrote: Have you heard of A Life Well Read, My Person ... Read on »
A Sunset Dip by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Bedfellow #2: This dip is great with tortilla chips, veggies, or whole-grain crackers. Either way it's healthy and delicious. Santa Fe Sunset Dip 3 oz. (1 ... Read on »
A Trifecta Giveaway by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking I'm celebrating some big milestones at my blog called Thyme for Herbs, and you dear readers, get to reap the benefits! Therefore I am offering this wonderful cookboo ... Read on »
Apricot-Rice Bake by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Today, January 9th, is National Apricot Day in the U.S. If you'd like to stay in keeping with the celebration, try this recipe. You won't be disappointed. Vegetable ... Read on »
Are You a New Cook? by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Sometimes those of us who have been cooking for many years, forget that a new cook doesn't always know the "lingo" used in recipes and in preparing food. Another thing we ... Read on »
Artichoke Dip by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking 1 c. low-fat cottage cheese 2 T. reduced calorie mayonnaise 2 T. plain nonfat yogurt 1/4 c. grated Parmesan cheese 1 (14 oz.) can artichoke hearts, drained ... Read on »
Artichoke, Garbanzo, and Red Pepper Salad by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking This salad has the bright red and green colors of Christmas. It's easy to throw together and one of those great recipes to take away for a holiday dinner party. 1 can ... Read on »
Arugula and Watercress Salad by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Watercress Arugula Dressing: 2 T. olive oil 3 T. sherry vinegar 1 T. Dijon mustard 1 T. orange juice 2 t. grated orange peel Fresh ground pepper ... Read on »
Asian Chicken Salad by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking This recipe calls for chicken legs, but you can bake a skinless chicken breast if you prefer white meat. Spray a pan with nonstick spray. lightly season with salt and ... Read on »
Baked Bean Stew by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking This is one of my husband's favorite meals, well anything with beans in it is his favorite! I love stew of any kind so we have a meeting of the minds and taste buds here. ... Read on »
Baked Fish Veracruz by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Lately, I've had fish on my mind. Fish or seafood dinners ads are on t.v. often because of the Lenten season. We've also been looking at houses on lakes and rivers and ... Read on »
Baked Tomatoes Italiano by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking The tomatoes are almost ready to be harvested, and I'll bet you're going to have a full bounty this year. If you're like me you always plant more than you need. You might w ... Read on »
Bamboo Cutting Boards by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Recently I mentioned that I had ordered some new cutting boards. Well, I've had them for a while and given them both a good test run. Both boards are Faberware Bambo ... Read on »
Bar Stools for your Kitchen by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Today I am doing something a little different.  I am offering to you a guest writer on the subject of decorating your kitchen/eating area. Rob is writing from Barstools.net ... Read on »
Barbecued Beans and Rice by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking 3/4 c. regular long-grain rice 1 T. vegetable oil 1 medium green pepper, cut into 1/2 in. pieces 1 medium red pepper, cut into 1/2 in. pieces 1 medium onion, c ... Read on »
Basil Baguettes by Jane M. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Cooking Recently, I went to a Christmas cocktail party. This very simple hors d'oeurve was offered by the hostess. I added a little twist of my own and here it is -- just right ... Read on »