Health knowledge made personal

Michele

I blog about gluten-free, dairy-free eating due to my own dietary restrictions. Because of this, I also enjoy creative and experimental cooking. Additionally, I write about daily life, my friends, family, pets, nature, crafts, etc. I grew up overseas, in Saudi Arabia, and some of my... Full Bio
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Afternoon Delight! by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This afternoon, procrastinating errands as best I can, I was browsing my favorite foodie blogs and found an awesome discovery! There is a new GF magazine on the scene - ... Read on »
Alabama Summers by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This post is dedicated to my oh-so far away cousin, who is spending her summer in the land of Eire, rather than in the sweltering heat of Dixie summer. But just in case ... Read on »
Binty has been sick, sick, sick by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I realize my blogging hasn't been as exciting as usual this week, nor have I celebrated the Seuss-a-rama here as much as I wanted. So today's title is brought to you by ... Read on »
Binty's Books by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating In light of all my reading over the years and in recent times, I feel like I should share my opinions, reviews, recommendations, non-recommendations, rants, raves, etc. ... Read on »
Birthday Cookies and Productivity by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Lots has been going on around here, 99% of it good. I've been making decent progress through my Wedgwood archive project at the BMA. Esme was such a fascinating lady. I ... Read on »
Blogging Hiatus by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I know. I've been a bad, lazy, slacker blogger. Its been busy and I haven't wanted to make myself come sit in front of the computer after being on one at work. excus ... Read on »
BONNAROOOO! by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating So tonight P.J. and I leave for the 'Roo. We typically leave Wednesday night so that we can arrive in the wee hours of Thursday morning, (hopefully) get a good camping spot, ... Read on »
Boy am I behind.... by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Yes, I've been a bad, bad, bad blogger.  But I have an excuse! Surgery and sloooooooooow recovery, plus a lovely topping of fever with a side of body aches. HOORAY! ... Read on »
Chocolate Nut Toffee (GFCF) by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating AlphaMom used to do lots of baking during the holidays in Saudi. I remember some Christmases in the old house on 11th Street when it seemed as if some sort of confection o ... Read on »
Convenience Foods by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I will confess to being a shamelessly lazy cook at times. I do not mind using pre-packaged, pre-made, hell even TAKEOUT food to fill the bellies of my housemates (aka my f ... Read on »
Cran-Apple Muffins by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Change is good. It helps us grow, learn new things, keep from getting stagnant. Besides, if we aren't changing at least slightly frequently, we're probably dead. bummer ... Read on »
Cream Cheese & Sage Spread by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I was perusing Foodbuzz and saw that Monday's daily special is sage. It got me to thinking, as sage isn't an herb I frequently use. So I started researching health bene ... Read on »
Crockpot Turkey Tenderloin by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating This recipe is an adaptation of one from a Cooking Light cookbook. It is both dairy-free, and gluten-free, and quite easy. Crockpot Glazed Turkey Tenderloin 1 t ... Read on »
Cucumber and Yogurt Salad by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating   (note -- photo not mine, courtesy of Wikipedia) When I was in school in Saudi, we were on the year-round, trimester system. In between each trimester, we would ... Read on »
Curried Pepper & Sweet Potato Soup by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Thai, Indian, Pakistani, Arab, Asian, and other Eastern cuisines are frequently on my comfort food list. I think it is due to growing up in Saudi during my formative years ... Read on »
Day-in, Day-out by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Just a very basic, super unexciting, rundown of my recent goings-ons. -got engaged (which y'all knew) -moved to a new house (it is AMAZING. Pix to come...) -endo ... Read on »
Decadent Cocoa Dessert by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating You GF/CF-ers near and dear to my heart, your Binty didn't forsake you! I know I've been posting all sorts of cringe-worthy pastas and pastries that aren't gut-friendl ... Read on »
Easter Tidings by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I'm such a child at heart. Yes, I played with sidewalk chalk today. It was an Easter treat. Hey, I did it after my yard work was done =) I had yet another super pro ... Read on »
Easy Chicken & Green Chili Casserole (GF/CF) by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating I've been gone for a while. Lessee if I can catch you up super fast -- 1) had my gallbladder out due to ginormous stones. 2) slowly recovered, then got H1N1 flu (that's ... Read on »
Egg-periment by Michele Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating So I've been experimenting with Binty-friendly breakfast options, as I've sort of tired of the Van's GF/CF waffles and puffed rice with soy milk. This is harder than on ... Read on »