Italian style yum.
My sweet friend, Melanie, sent me this book a while back along with another Vegan must have: The Veganomicon. I have loved having these books! Here is the best pasta sauce! (I may even like it as much as my homemade marinara!) Italian Style Pasta (Adapted from The Gluten Free Vegan) 1 tsp olive oil 1 large onion ¼ cup chopped roasted red peppers ¼ cup sundried tomatoes 5-6 cloves garlic ½...
Meal Planning Monday!
Each week, Melanie Flinn from Nutritious Eats has a Meal Planning Monday. She posts her meals for the week and invites you to do the same. Here is her blog: Nutritious Eats What is has done for me: 1) I ALWAYS meal plan on the weekends and am much more organized throughout the week. 2) I have drastically cut down on my trips to HEB. If I get all of my evenings planned, I am ready for them...
Learning and relief.
This weekend was a test for me. We had a garage sale. These are typically stressful, exhausting, and LONG. So last week, I took the challenge upon myself to not let it be those things. Knowing that I was starting to come out of a flare scared me that this would send me back in. If you don’t yet know autoimmune diseases, know this: Stress = disease flare (gets worse for a week or two). ...