Henry says hello. He wants to wish all of you a happy Saturday filled with lots of naps in comfy chairs. Now, Henry bids you adieu. He is off to catch some more sleep (and try to convince CCK that worms do constitute a food group).
Archive: June 2010
Yesterday morning, weather.com failed me again. About twenty minutes into my run, the skies opened for an unpredicted rainstorm. It actually felt glorious; a nice way to cool off from the horrible Texas summer heat. Of course, the coolness didn’t last long. Soon, Mr. Sun resurfaced, and the temperature soared back up to the 90s, […]
It’s time for “Support Your Local Sheriff Fat” Featuring… Charlie the vegetarian (Eating a Raw Macaroon) silly friend of CCK Jennifer Bobbie (the fat guinea pig) Carbs are done and fats are done… What should we hug next????
Question from a reader: How do you budget your groceries? All this organic stuff can get to be expensive! And the nut butters too! Stay away from the following: Steep price tag alert! (Those bars cost a lot of Henry Dollars!) .Henry Dollar-saving tip: Add cacao nibs and a mint extract to the PMS Chocolate […]
Isn’t PMS wonderful? If you didn’t answer right away with an exuberant “YES!” then read on to learn how you can love PMS … well, one form of PMS, anyway! A few weeks ago, y’all left great suggestions for healthy dessert makeovers. One of your suggestions was so interesting I had to try it out right […]
Redefining cookies and milk. Just your basic nighttime snack at the Chocolate-Covered house, proving that healthy food can taste sinful. . Especially healthy food in the form of raw chocolate chip cookies: Above, homemade Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Babies. To make the cookies, I simply smushed the babies, as opposed to rolling them into balls. […]
I’m going to try and post a Vita-Mix Ice Cream tutorial this week. There were a lot of requests after last week’s Peanut Butter-Banana Ice Cream post. P.S. the above is not Peanut Butter Banana Ice Cream, but it is Vita-Mix ice cream. You’ll have to wait for the tutorial post to see what flavor! […]
Two years ago, when I timorously announced to the blogworld that I enjoy eating something I dubbed “savory oatmeal,” I never expected the idea to become very popular. I figured people would think I was nuts! But here we are, in 2010, and it suddenly seems everyone’s tried savory oatmeal! Along with it, I’m also […]
Thanks for all your meaningful comments on yesterday’s soldier post (aside from the one anonymous comment that questioned my patriotism—the first anon, not the second, which was very respectful and insightful). In response to that comment: I believe that it is one’s patriotic duty to think for oneself and not blindly follow the leader. If […]