Nutty Pasta ~ Naked or Saucy

The name of this concoction is worth a giggle… the recipe I followed was simply called Creamy Tomato Pasta … but nutty, naked and saucy all apply.  It is a simple and very healthy (and filling) meal.  It is a hit in our house. Prep Time: 20 minutes      Serves: 4      …

Edamame & Mung Bean Pasta

Maybe it is because the word ‘Mung’ sounds similar to ‘Dung’ in the English language – this may be the reason that I was hesitant to try these Asian inspired noodles.  Yet, since being diabetic PASTA has become like a swear word around here.  So fear aside and with my daughter on board to try…

The low down on KD

So, I’m not a scientist nor a nutritionist but I am a mom.  One thing I have learned to do is read labels.  You will be shocked at what you find. For instance, when daughter was younger she loved waffles …. then we read the box and wondered what ‘cellulose’ was.  Um… wood by-product was…