Vegetarian Food After a Tooth Extraction As I'm writing this, I'm holding an ice pack against my cheek. As some of you may know, I have had quite a bit of dental work for a good part of my life. Part of that work involved a LOT of root canal treatments. These treatments ultimately failed, making extractions necessary. Thus, I have become a "Liquid and Mushy Food Aficionado." If you are in the same boat, and struggle to find tasty vegetarian and vegan options, read … [Read more...] about Vegetarian Food After A Tooth Extraction
Last Minute Valentine’s Day Dinner
Almost forgot about Valentine's Day? No worries! If you have either some frozen vegan burgers, or a favorite veggie burger recipe, you're in luck! This goes over well with all ages. Try out our menu plan for a last minute Valentine's Day dinner! Chez Mountain Farmhouse ♥Valentine's Day♥ Dinner Menu Mixed Green Salad Potatoes - Chips, Fries, or Roasted Heart-Shaped Veggie Burgers Heart-Shaped Burger Buns Condiments Fruit and Your Favorite Chocolate Candy Go Out or Stay … [Read more...] about Last Minute Valentine’s Day Dinner
Plant-Based Diet for Beginners
You've decided to eat a plant-based diet, have you? You're probably a little bit excited, and even a little bit scared. Are you coming from a Vegetarian place? Or maybe you've been eating meat and dairy your whole life? Perhaps you're motivated for health reasons. Maybe your reasons are more about ethics than about your own health. Or both. Whatever your reasons are, I can assure you that it really doesn't have to be difficult! There are some very simple changes you can make right now … [Read more...] about Plant-Based Diet for Beginners
Herbed Roasted Potatoes!
This year's harvest of potatoes did not disappoint. I haven't picked all of them yet, but I grabbed some to make a side dish for our dinner last evening. These tubers are in the nightshade family. Also, they have been heavily relied upon for sustenance throughout history. They are versatile and tasty. *Note - If you or someone you love struggles with diabetes, you may need to limit your consumption of potatoes. You'll need to talk to your doctor about … [Read more...] about Herbed Roasted Potatoes!
Menus | To Plan or Not To Plan?
Menu Planning Making a menu plan can be a real-time saver in our busy lives. Are you the type that has to know in advance what you're having for dinner? Or are you better off just winging it? Or a little of each? There are several ways to ensure that meals make it to the table before people get "hangry!" Planning - The Inventory Method I happen to like this method of planning, because it helps me use up what I already have. This, in turn, allows me to keep to a lower grocery budget. … [Read more...] about Menus | To Plan or Not To Plan?