The $25 Shopping Cart, v. 19.0 – the $20 edition.

Pin ItThat moment when you have to choose between the bad stuff and the really bad stuff, fully knowing it’s going to hurt you either way. Yes, folks, I’m talking about TP. While not exactly food related, it’s something all of us have to buy at some point ....more

What’s in Store for October

Pin It*dusts off the cobwebs* It’s certainly been a while since I’ve done one of these! With everything going from topsy turvy to Is the Dust Finally Settling?, it’s only right that I bring back the What’s In Store feature. Not only does it give you a glimpse into what’s to come, but it keeps [...] ...more

Recipe: Spiced Peaches & Cream Quinoa Smoothies

Pin ItSo my mom got me a NutriBullet for my birthday a couple weeks ago, which was quite awesome of her. Last summer when I was doing my first state fair demo (remind me to put up those pictures from this year, okay?), I lost my immersion blender, so it’s been a very long year [...] ...more

Newsworthy: Introducing Getting Well, Being Well!

Pin ItBefore I launch into my next recipe, I wanted to take a moment to formally introduce that side project I’ve been talking about for a few weeks now. Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome into your RSS feeds the latest blog from yours truly, Getting Well, Being Well! *cue applause* As most of you know, [...] ...more

Recipe: Green Apple & Cucumber Tuna Salad Sandwiches

Pin ItWhile yesterday marked the unofficial end of summer, there are still three whole weeks before fall officially arrives. Even though I’m looking forward to boots, chunky sweaters, and hearty soup season, I’m not quite ready to give up my summer – or summertime food – just yet. Sure, Starbucks is already rolling out the [...] ...more

Happy 6th Birthday,!

Pin ItSix years old. PGEW is SIX!!!...more

Recipe Resurrection: My Favorite Sandwich – The H.S.A.T.

Pin ItWhen PGEW went through a major redesign a couple years ago, the most daunting task was moving everything from such a huge blog over to its new digs. At the time, I had close to 300 recipes under my belt, not to mention a ton of tip posts and articles on other topics, so [...] ...more

Recipe: My Dad’s Summer Harvest Salad

Pin ItRemember lettuce? Traipsing through the aisles of Safeway for a kitty food run the other day, I made a quick round through the produce department to check out selection and prices. I’ve become such a produce snob over the years that it can be difficult for me to shop for produce at certain stores [...] ...more

Recipe: Pesto Tuna Salad Stuffed Avocados

Pin ItSo, I had to go MIA again, despite all my best efforts to make May a month of many posts. As I mentioned in my last $25 Shopping Cart post, part of the goods I purchased that day were for the boys (my cats, for those of you new to the blog), including some [...] ...more

Turning Point

Pin ItConfession: A year ago, I hit my personal rock bottom....more