Tag Archives: carrots

Curried Butternut Squash & Carrot Soup


I recently traveled to Rhode Island and New Hampshire for a week of fun with a girlfriend.  We ate, drank, shopped, skied, drank more, watched chick flicks, ate more, shopped more and slept enough.  It was a great time for … Continue reading

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Root Soup


 “Wow, I am so happy to back at my desk, punching the keyboard and visiting with you!  I trust you all had a warm and thankful holiday last week, complete with too much food, friends and family gathered ’round and … Continue reading

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Honey-Glazed Carrots


Now that I’ve declared January “orange” month I’m feeling so cheerful, even with the cold, grey, wet days our week started off with.  This recipe not only showcases the healthy orange carrot but is full of flavor from freshly zested … Continue reading

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My Favorite Color


With fall upon us I’m thinking about soups.  Not heavy, hearty ones like we crave in the winter; but nutritious, simple bowls of soup.  Sometimes an uncomplicated bowl of soup just fits the bill, perhaps with a crusty loaf of … Continue reading

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Setting Goals & Eating Carrots


In spin class at the gym on Monday the instructor challenged each of us to set a goal for the week and when she sees us again next Monday we’ll see who achieved their personal goal.  The two things I … Continue reading

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What’s Up Doc?


Carrots?  The favorite food of cartoon character Bugs Bunny hardly needs an explanation.  I bet your mother told you that eating carrots would keep your eyesight bright.  She was correct, the beta-carotene in carrots helps protect our vision and antioxidants … Continue reading

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