I try to be open-minded about what I eat, and, with the exception of eggplant (which makes me ill) and meat (obviously), there isn’t really anything I won’t eat. However, there are a lot of foods that I don’t eat, either because I’m not familiar with them (what do you do with dragon fruit?), or because “everyone” hates them (brussels sprouts). I’m trying to broaden my food-tastes, and since a friend keeps bringing up how delicious beets are, I decided to start with them. Continue reading
Much like bears, and some of the more awesome frogs, I occasionally go into hibernation due to holiday stress, lack of daylight, and broken cameras. But with the holidays past, light returning to the northern hemisphere, and a replacement camera in the mail it is time to emerge from my den and start posting some of my back-log.
When I was younger I didn’t like tomatoes, except in the most processed forms (pasta sauce, pizza etc). Since then I’ve grown to really enjoy tomatoes, and like cooking with them. Sadly, I rarely am afforded the opportunity as my best friend has a tomato-intolerance. Since she can’t eat them, we don’t keep them around and my tomato-intake is greatly diminished. (I have considered ending our friendship over this, but she puts up with my eggplant-intolerance, so I guess I can’t).