• Healthier Living,  Uncategorized

    The Cardboard Brownie Protest

    I’m not sure why you do it. Maybe it’s a desperate attempt to convince yourself that what you are eating is good. You concoct some healthy recipe, take a pretty picture of it, and loudly proclaim to the rest of us dear dieting souls, “This is SOOOO GOOD!” You share the recipe, we see it and hope wells up within us… That does look good! Maybe this diet is doable after all! Sixteen expensive oddball ingredients later, our taste buds have been brutally devastated by the crushing reality that your “amazing” recipe was in fact, well-photographed sawdust. Your catastrophe… I mean….*recipe* just made the journey seem so much harder. Cardboard…