A Healing Process, and My Own Journey

hobbits in wheat

  Yes, those are Lego Hobbits. In a wheat field. Hopefully it’ll make sense in a moment. Those who know me know that I’ve followed a gluten-free for over 4 years. I’ve been dairy-free for over three. I’ve also followed many other diets involving elimination of foods. (Paleo. Anti-candida diet. High-raw/plant-based. Low-FODMAPs. I even went through allergy testing… 

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Cheater’s Ratatouille, or Pesto Zucchini, Tomato and Eggplant Bake

ratatouille cheater version

I love ratatouille. It’s an awesome dish that seems to just sing the highest notes of the end of summer and the start of fall. (Yes, I realize it’s now officially fall. Around here, however, it’s still in the mid-90s, and so it’s still very much feeling like summer.) It’s fresh, but comforting. But alas,… 

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Homestyle Meatloaf

meatloaf

Meatloaf. It’s one of those polarizing meals, it seems. Most people either hate it or love it. Personally, I think that has a lot to do with what meatloaf you grew up eating – some people had some unappetizing versions that haunt them forever. (Or maybe it was those bad memories of the song “I Would Do… 

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