Category: healthy

First you sow the seed…

I made pumpkin soup with red lentils for dinner, and lentils always make me think of Neil from The Young Ones:

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Pumpkin lentil soup:

Spices to your own taste:

curry powder
anise seed (optional)
cumin seed
ground or fresh ginger

3 TBP olive oil
2 stalks celery, chopped
1/2 cup chopped onion
1 can pumpkin (not the pie filling)
2/3 cup red lentils
2 cups veg broth
1/2 cup […]

Eating well on the road

I was out of town running a race over the weekend and I forgot how traveling makes you eat a lot of junk. Maybe it was because I was running, but I couldn’t have enough pasta or Dunkin Donuts breakfast sandwiches.

It’s even worse when you’re traveling for work w/your co-workers. And I thought it was […]

Evil office sweets

I’ve worked in offices where there’s been a jar of candy lying around. But the office where I’m working now has collectively brought office sweets to the extreme. There is a “12 Sweets of Christmas” where people bring some kind of sweet. What puts this tradition over the top is that the sweets are put […]