Trans Fats

Breaking News! Government Realizes Trans Fats Aren’t Safe!

Breaking News

Well, well, well. The animals have all wandered out of the barn. Don’t you think it’s too late to put a lock on the door to keep them in? After years after making people ill with trans fats, the government is now waging a war on trans fats. C’mon people. We all knew trans fats [...]

Things I Gave Up and Added in 2012

When I look back over 2012 I can’t help but marvel at the amount of items I gave up.  Of course for every thing I gave up, I either added something new or changed the way I did things. Here’s a list of some of the things I gave up last year: Tossed out the [...]

No Thanks, I’ll Have Butter

Butter gets a bad rap, but in my book I’ll pick butter over margarine any day. I used to buy into the ‘margarine is better than butter’ hype, but no more.  Trans fat free and low in cholesterol spreads such as Promise and I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter, Country Crock and a host of [...]

The Killer Birthday Cake

My daughter decided that she wanted to have a sleep over birthday party.It was a last minute thing so the preparations were done quickly.We decorated downstairs, came up with a theme and invitations went out the week of the party (it really was a last minute thing). I ordered pizza and picked up a cake [...]