Category: Home

Jello

What`s my take on the matter? Anything that looks like an evil amoeba is not fit for eating. Look at that. If that is not evil food, I`m not sure what is!

It`s tInsane- Teas, Tonics, and Tisanes

Raw Tea?!? People who go raw don`t drink tea. It makes sense, as traditional leaf teas are dried at really high temperatures, and then boiled when you want to drink them. So that really takes green, black, and white tea out of the picture for any raw purists. What I don`t understand is why many

Continue reading

Way to Start Your Day!

Raw-wwwr! Breakfast Now, you may be wondering why I’m growling at you. I’m not, not really. I’m just being my silly old self, but you’ll see why. You see, I had a raw foods breakfast. It isn`t really the same as a raw day, but it is a pretty awesome experiment. Actually, I was really

Continue reading

Super Bowl Party Snack-imals

Snack Time Means Mini Meals Snack time is hard. You are a little hungry, but dont have the time to whip up a full meal. Or maybe you have the time, but this really isnt the time or place. I know it is complicated, so just bear with me. The point is, sometimes you need

Continue reading

It’s just like a Box of Cracker Jacks- Viet Salad Rolls

Because there is a surprise inside of these seemingly 0rdinary lunch rolls. They look mighty tasty, don`t they? Wish you were here now, don`t you? Well, I suppose I can stop torturing you now and get to the recipe. I kind of like bugging you, though, so can I get a little hint of how

Continue reading

Mother Knows Best: Leftover Roast Beef Hash

About Frugal Frau This is the Frugal Frau, finally! I am not mythical as you may have thought.  Let me introduce myself. I have a full time job, 3 children and a wonderful husband.  I am firmly attached to my rose colored spectacles and try never to see or live in reality since it is

Continue reading

Petit Fours: Gluten Free and Fabulous

petite fours,vanilla glaze,treats,dessert,cute dessert,tea treats,tea cakes,topped with strawberry glaze and sugar pearls,on a green leaf print cupcake liners,a dozen petite fours

Bad Day Blues… This is a perfect day. It is raining and my umbrella is broken, last night I hung out and have piles of back work today, and my favorite tea pot is broken. If only everyone followed my lead, theyd see the truth in todays wonderfulness. Because today is magical and special. Because

Continue reading

Hit the Road Jack, it`s Time to Snack!

Snacking while dashing to and from each class takes some planning… Sometimes you don`t have access to your kitchen to make the great foods you have in mind. Sometimes you are stuck with eating out at any cafe you can find. And sometimes you are stranded on your campus, with five minutes to eat a

Continue reading

Hidden Salad, Crouching Tiger

I`m a Salad Convert I`ll admit it: I`m only a recent convert to the salad. I used to hate leafy things. Well, I`ve always loved brussel sprouts and spinach, which I`ve long been assured shows hints of my inner insanity. What toddler gobbles that stuff?I don`t see why brussel sprouts aren`t loved by all children,

Continue reading

Baked Banana Chocolate Chip Doughnuts

        Though I am a gluten intolerant girl, somehow my system can handle a teensy bit of spelt here and there. Maybe it`s because I quit full gluten grains at such I young age (I got started gluten free somewhere around age 15.) Let me tell you, I`ve missed a lot of cookies and donuts

Continue reading