Food

Take ownership of your title

Owning Your Title

As my writing career has begun to shift lately I’ve been amazed at how my titles have also changed. It wasn’t so long ago that my only claim to fame was once being a pre-school teacher and my fans were really just 2 year olds who loved my monster noises and snack time. I have always thought of myself as a writer, but it wasn’t until last year that my… Read More »Owning Your Title
Dear Friends, here is what I wish you knew

Dear Carnivore Friends Who Like to Tease Me About Being Vegetarian,

    Dear Friends, I know you are my friends for many reasons and I like hanging out with all of you. You are funny and smart and sometimes you even make good food. Spending time with you and listening to your stories is fun.  I like laughing with you and sharing time. Usually,I even laugh at first at your silly jokes about eating bacon. But here's what I really think… Read More »Dear Carnivore Friends Who Like to Tease Me About Being Vegetarian,

Spiced raisin soda bread

I love this recipe. It is so simple, fresh, and I can see a few options for other things to switch out for the raisins. I am not a fan of raisins. But this is a cool recipe and I hope you will enjoy it and give To Eat and To Woo a look! ~ Crysta ~
Homemade Seitan Recipe

Fantastic homemade Seitan Recipe

  Store-bought seitan is  good, but it can be expensive. So when I wanted to save money I looked around for recipes to make my own and found several that had a similar theme.  It's not hard to do at all, takes little time, and it's up to you for the flavor.   Makes: About 2 pounds, about 10 servings 1/2 cup reduced-sodium soy sauce 1 box of Arrowhead Mills vital wheat gluten–… Read More »Fantastic homemade Seitan Recipe
Making changes, being brave, exploring new worlds, and dancing with fireflies

Taking Flight

  “Stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing to the whole woman.” ― Maya Angelou   I’ve been staring at it for a while. I start to move, I start to change things, and I freeze. I can feel where I think it should go, feel the desire to make the change, and then I hold my… Read More »Taking Flight