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Spelty Spelty Spelt

Not all that long ago, I bought a bag of spelt berries. This is the latest advance in my crusade to vary our whole grains beyond the dominating wheat and brown rice. Bottom Line: I do like barley better. However, … Continue reading

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Grainy Update

(This post might be a little bit of a cheat, but I promise there’s some good stuff in those links!) Last week I posted this entry about whole grains and trying to vary them. A couple of days later I … Continue reading

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Pesto Barley

I had a bag of pearled barley sitting in my pantry for literally years. Unlike my interlude with quinoa, my decision to open that bag was influenced by a serious case of Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard. The word “barley” always sounded … Continue reading

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Soapbox: Healthful Reminders Part 1 of 3

I’ve eaten more desserts in the past few months than I have in the past several years combined. I’m allowing myself this indulgence while I’m pregnant… consolation for the little (and gladly suffered) physical discomforts my dear daughter is causing. … Continue reading

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