Monthly Archives: August 2010

Patience is a virtue

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It's a totally random coincidence that my 2nd blogiversary falls on the same day as my wedding. Although one is semi-noteworthy, the other far outweighs it (by leaps and bounds) in importance...and so I will be postponing the celebration of hungryhungryhippie turning two until I return from Hawaii.  But you can ...

Add first…

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…subtract later never. That’s my version of the improve-your-diet rule, at least.  I like trying new things, but I also like keeping the old (can you tell I was a Girl Scout?).  New: Israeli couscous & French Whole Wheat couscous Old: Quinoa And so the three-grain pilaf ...

Savory leftovers

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If there’s one thing I pride myself on, it’s my ability to create meals out of the most random hodgepodge assortment of leftovers.  This should come as no surprise given my love for everything-but-the-kitchen-sink salads, but I definitely think I have a knack for making cupboard scraps and a nearly empty fridge into a fairly ...

Beachy keen

I started the day with a java the size of my head and a bowl of oats topped with some peanut buttah, which left me bouncing with energy.  Kyle suggested some beach time and I thought, why not?! Ok, the placement of the peanut butter didn't work out for the photo at all... I made the oats on ...