Showing posts tagged as 'vegetarian'

MorningstarĀ Farms

Tags: Body, Main-course, Vegan, Vegetarian

May 08, 2010 07:34

Around this time last year, I began walking every day for about 45 minutes. I was trying to lose weight and get myself healthy, and I was quickly seeing results. I was feeling good!At that point, I was trying to avoid meat, especially beef. Of course, as I walked my neighborhood, grilling season was just firing up. There are very few smells that get my mind thinking about food as does the smell...

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Mission Accomplished

Tags: Main-course, Vegetarian

April 18, 2010 06:23

This photo was taken last night at my house. It's a big bowl of Pasta Primavera, enough to feed about 10 people. My five guests and I did a good job, but there was quite a bit left. Leftovers for the next couple of days!For those that didn't read my earlier posts, this dinner was the first of many "sacred feasts" I hope to host once a month going forward. The idea came to me in prayer, and my...

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Brother Victor

Tags: Soups-and-stews, Spirit, Vegetarian

April 12, 2010 07:21

For the last several months, I've been cooking from two great books,Twelve Months of Monastery Soups and Sacred Feasts. Both were written by Brother Victor-Antoine, who is the cook at Our Lady of the Resurrection Monastery in upstate New York. These are great books, and more importantly, they both hold very simple, tasty and easy to prepare recipes.From Brother Victor, I learned that for...

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Real Food Revolution

Tags: Body, Vegetarian

March 27, 2010 06:59

I raced home from the gym last night to catch Jamie Oliver's new show "Food Revolution." I missed the first thirty minutes or so, but overall, I was pretty disappointed.Oliver had travelled to Huntington, West Virginia, a place with the unfortunate honor of being the "most unhealthy town in America." As I watched the show, I quickly realized that just about any town I've been to int he last...

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