Variety Is The Spice of Life

Did you know surveys show that most consumers at the grocery store buy the same 130 or so products over and over? Think about the last week or two. How many new foods have you tried? Maybe you tried a new recipe or one of the different types of whole grains that are available, like quinoa…

Not Your Everyday Meatloaf

A few weeks ago I posted a blog about having themed weeknight meals to make meal planning a little easier.  Last night was Meatloaf Monday at the Jones house.  Meatloaf is the perfect beginning of the week choice because it makes great leftovers for lunch or some other night of the week. Of course, it isn’t just…

Have a Happy (Healthy) Cinco de Mayo

Ok, Cinco de Mayo isn’t for a couple of days yet, but I wanted to post this a little in advance to give you some time to plan. A lot of us celebrate Cinco de Mayo by going out to a Mexican restaurant and feasting on all the goodies they have to offer. It isn’t…