The New Year is here! I don’t know about you, but I find the fall to be the craziest time of the year – school starts, the Jewish holidays follow close behind, then there’s Halloween, Thanksgiving, and the non-stop December celebrating (which for me also includes one of my daughters’ birthdays!). In the midst of … Continue reading Three Simple Ways to Eat Better in 2015
Happy December everyone! Doesn’t it seem like just as we started to dig our way out of the Halloween candy, Thanksgiving came and left us feeling bloated and lethargic? And now with more holidays and New Year’s Eve right around the corner, I’m guessing that many of us are feeling a bit overwhelmed by the onslaught of … Continue reading Eliminate Your Cravings in 2015!
I’d like to share a story with you all. For many years, I have been happy with my eating habits. While far from perfect, I have had a good balance of healthy foods and indulgences, and was able to eat in a way that makes me feel good. Then I got pregnant with my … Continue reading My Sugar Addiction
Happy new year everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful time last night ringing in 2013. Our celebration was perfect - we put the girls to bed early and enjoyed a delicious meal with some close friends who I was able to test some new recipes on. The menu included marinated baked salmon, quinoa … Continue reading Simply Wholesome in the New Year
This week a devastating storm hit the NY area, including my home state of NJ. I am fortunate to live far enough from the shore that I was merely inconvenienced by being without power for 4 days, as compared with so many people who have lost their homes, businesses, and possibly even their lives to this storm. … Continue reading The Blackout of 2012
Hi everyone! The Simply Wholesome Kitchen has some exciting news...in case you haven't noticed yet (or are new here!), we are just finishing up a major makeover (which means if you are reading this in your RSS Reader, click over to the full site to see what I mean). I am SO excited to be … Continue reading Welcome to the New Simply Wholesome Kitchen!
Hi everyone, sorry for the lack of recipes lately! I have a lot to share, but given the hiatus I thought it might be a good opportunity to take a step back and reflect on this blog - where it began and where I think it will be going. For those of you who may … Continue reading Reflections…
Hi everyone! I wanted to apologize for my absence over the past few weeks, but I think you'll forgive me when I tell you it was because our little munchkin is now a big sister! The "peanut" joined us on March 4, which has pushed trying new recipes lower on my priority list (below things like … Continue reading Update!
Hi everybody!! Sorry for the long hiatus...I didn't plan to take the whole summer off, but, well, we've had a lot going on. First of all, we moved! After 9 years of city life and a year and a half entertaining a munchkin with a lot of energy in a 2 bedroom apartment, we finally decided … Continue reading Summer in review…I’m back!!