Merry Christmas everyone! I hope you all had a great season of celebrating Jesus’s birth and are continuing to celebrate it.
Unfortunately, or for some of you maybe not, the Christmas season also brings along the traditional carb-filled, sugar-infested, sprinkled, iced, cheesy, creamy, breaded and fried and oh-so-good yumminess that makes the holidays the holidays.
Of course, I love all the great food as much as the other bloated guy (or gal), but, as you might have been able to tell, my stomach does not. And so, alas, my large, bloated, grumbling belly is begging me for farm raised meat, farm fresh eggs, farm grown veggies, satsumas, and …..avocados!
It’s begging me to ditch the carbs, ditch the sugar, ditch the processed foods, ditch the dairy and come back to what is GOOD!!! (Sort makes me feel like starting a whole foods riot! Can’t you just see it? Me on the picket line yelling WE WANT FARM FOOD! WE WANT FARM FOOD!)
Yes, I am laughing with you at the silliness of these food comparisons but it’s true I tell you, TRUE! I am craving the good stuff. The REAL stuff. And wether my family will admit to it or not…they are too! And so here we are…at a crossroads. Dud dud dud dud dud duuuuuud…… (can’t you hear the music? seriously, give in to the music!) Continue reading