Tag: fiber

Sassy Sweet Potatoes: Melissa@Market

| February 21, 2012 | 11 Comments
Sassy Sweet Potatoes: Melissa@Market




Oh, lord, this is a rough time of year. Yes, yes, I know I spent my last M@M post complaining about winter, but this precipice where the weather is just barely clinging to cold and appears thisclose to tipping over into spring leaves me clawing towards the light. It seems I can’t wish sunny days […]

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I Got Married! A Fresh Start: Mushrooms & Coconut Oil

| May 2, 2011 | 21 Comments
I Got Married! A Fresh Start: Mushrooms & Coconut Oil




On March 19, 2011, I got married!! The beloved Frank Stasio of NPR officiated. Even Wool E. Bull came to celebrate my wedding. OK, before I get my parents into a tizzy, I didn’t actually marry a person (sorry folks, still single!). I married Durham! I’ve never lived in a city with so much pride […]

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Advanced Superfood: Vanilla Chia (Pet) Pudding Recipe

| April 3, 2011 | 26 Comments
Advanced Superfood: Vanilla Chia (Pet) Pudding Recipe




You will either love it or hate it. Either way you will probably joke and sing a ditty about it. And it’s not like it’s new or anything. Why, Oprah has already proclaimed it a “superfood.” But, hey, it’s new to me (thanks, Ruhiyyih!) and, boy, am I excited about it—in large part because I’m […]

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“Mama-se, Mama-Sa, Mama-Coo-Sa”

| May 22, 2009 | 3 Comments
“Mama-se, Mama-Sa, Mama-Coo-Sa”




I vowed never to be the parent who responds with a “Because I said!”   I am happy to report that I am not that parent.  Instead, I calmly, yet firmly (yea right) respond with “Because Mama Says!”   Immediately, I have flashbacks of jerry curls, leggings, Tab and the “Mama-se (say), mama-sa, mama-coo-sa”  line from Michael […]

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