Make Mine a Guinness

Originally posted on Tracey Delaplain, MD:
Pegman took a stroll around my favorite city, Dublin, and despite the beautiful and historically significant sites, the stick man found a Corona Light billboard. I try to be culturally sensitive but light beer in Ireland? Ridiculous! I will not drink Corona, not with my feet in sand, not…

Back Pain: It’s Time To Ask Why

Originally posted on Pain Relief Through Movement:
A mindful approach to back pain A recent New York Times article discusses a new approach to easing back pain, called “mindfulness-based stress reduction.” This method involves “a combination of meditation, body awareness and yoga, and focuses on increasing awareness and acceptance of one’s experiences, whether they involve physical…

How to feed a vegetarian dinner guest..

Originally posted on foodbod:
This time of year, I see a lot of articles and posts talking about what to feed a vegetarian guest should you find one sat at your Christmas dinner table; I always find it interesting to see what suggestions are proffered and I’m afraid, I very rarely agree. So often the…

Pimp Your Veg part 5: vegetable patties/fritters/tikkis/burgers/cakes…

Originally posted on foodbod:
?Making vegetable patties or fritters, or any of the other names in the title, is a great addition to your kitchen repertoire.. a great way of using up raw or cooked vegetables,? adding flavour with herbs and spices,? frying or oven baking,? perfect eaten hot or cold, creating these wonderful burger…

# NaNoWriMo

Write a novel in 30 days! That’s the plan. I vow to shut off my internal editor and just write. Let me know in the comments if you are planning to join this insanity. My user name on NaNoWriMo is tdelaplain.

The Autumn/Fall Menu | September 2015

I’m so excited for the Fall Dinner Party Collective. This is free dinner party and wine pairing advice at its best. Go check it out and follow along. Good food and good company increases your happiness factor!

The Auto Correct From Hell: An Apology!

I am so sorry that you may have received an email with my last post with a typo in the title. It should have said, “Share a Coke with Obesity” Not Come. Feel free to delete me off or your email list. Ugh, I hate autocorrect because I swear it changes words after I close…

The Summer Menu | June 2015

I’m so excited to share The Dinner Party Collective. These folks are amazingly talented and who doesn’t love a menu with wine pairings?