Food Product Reviews

I enjoy trying new foods and telling others what I think about them. Here are a few food items I've tried within the past week. Amy's Indian-Mattar Paneer First off, I rarely buy frozen entrees. They occassionaly make it into the grocery cart if they are on sale, and I need something in a pinch. (I bought this one while I was still teaching to take to school when there wasn't anything else in the fridge.) For a frozen entree, this…

Rhubarb Tart

Growing up, I knew the beginning of summer was in the air when my mom started making rhubarb desserts: rhubarb cake, rhubarb crisp, rhubarb crunch, and rhubarb bread. My husband loves rhubarb and now that rhubarb is finally in season, I've been whipping up a few of our favorite rhubarb recipes. The other night, we had our friends over for a little Memorial Day BBQ and "Bachelorette" night (that's "The Bachelorette"---my one guilty pleasure TV show). Craig made bacon-wrapped scallops…

Grandma’s Marathon Training

No, my grandma is NOT running a marathon!! I am!! Saturday, June 19 will mark my first marathon ever--Grandma's Marathon in Duluth, MN!! While, running a marathon has always been a goal of mine, the length has always been very intimidating!! Honestly, up until about a month ago, running 26.2 miles seemed SO long!! I've done some half-marathons but the thought of turning around and doing that all over again scared me. This past February I started to increase my…