As I've been trying to re-create healthy food habits what I've noticed (that I'm sure you've noticed as well) is there are a million different recipes to choose from!!! It can be a bit overwhelming at times trying to navigate all the different recipes and stear clear of my processed cereals and poptarts that I'm … Continue reading 10 Groceries to Make Breakfast Easy on Autopilot
It's been such a whirlwind recently, I've been trying so many new foods I haven't even been able to keep up with myself! I've managed to post a lot of the new foods I've tried on my @pickyeateradventures instagram but there have just been so many I haven't even posted about! What I've noticed the … Continue reading Top 10 Superfoods: less picky more cooking…the transition
First thought, how in the world do you eat ramen gracefully? I've used chopsticks a few times now but I'm certainly not used to them yet. I'm just happy when I can manage my fork and knife pretty well no less chopsticks. So I've got the chopsticks to try and manage and neverending noodles and … Continue reading Ramen…RIP silk shirt
A couple nights ago I made our family recipe for spaghetti with zucchini and salami. I've been trying to focus more on how to cook some new dishes that I could potentially add as an ongoing dish into my diet and have been learning lots of new recipes from my friends and family. This spaghetti … Continue reading Spaghetti with Zucchini and Salami
I realize it is now a month past celebrating Christmas but I still wanted to take a moment and reflect on some of the food from the holidays. The holidays for me are always about spending time with family and friends with lots of love and laughter. For a lot of people food has also … Continue reading Christmas food reflections
I was finally able to eat all of the food at Thanksgiving!!! This is something I have dreamt about my whole life. I never thought it would be possible and if you had said to me that in 2017 I would be able to eat everything on the Thanksgiving menu I would have laughed and … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
I was actually able to EAT at the Eat Brussels festival this year!!! I remember seeing the event last year in 2016 when we first arrived in Belgium and thinking how fun that would be but feeling very disappointed because I wouldn't be able to eat anything. At that point I didn't have my breakthrough … Continue reading EAT Brussels!!!
I learned how to cook risotto and shrimp for dinner with my family and I am so thrilled to be able to start learning some more of my family's and friend's recipes!!! The risotto turned out great, it was super creamy and very very soft!!! I added chopped up little pieces of a purple onion … Continue reading Risotto and Shrimp
So I kind of made a sweet potato hash for breakfast (once I finally realized what the sweet potatoes looked like and where they were in the store haha) and it turned out really good! (In case you are wondering they are weird shapes instead of the usual round potatoes I am used to.) The … Continue reading Fried Egg on toast, Bacon and Sweet Potatoes
Woah, this omelet was really flavorful! The bacon really packs a punch in this one and it is quite salty, I probably didn't need to put any salt in the actual omelette! I based my recipe on the Simple Bacon and Cheese Omelet from www.thehungrymouse.com. It is interesting cooking the egg this way more of … Continue reading Bacon, Cheese and Onion Omelette