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October is Vegetarian Awareness Month so I thought it would be an ideal time to explore the different types of vegetarian diets, their benefits and how meatless meals can be incorporat  Read More


This week, I welcome Brianna Shales of Stemilt Growers, back for National Apple Month.  Autumn is busy time of year for Stemilt and Brianna has agreed to share her knowledge of the different varieties of ap  Read More


Less than a month ago, I was trying to figure out what to do with the abundance of summer squash I had on hand.  Now that we’ve moved into the fall season, the summer squash pl  Read More


September is National Mushroom Month and that’s a reason to celebrate in my house.  We love mushrooms and why not?  They’re readily available year-round and are a great addition to soups, salads, pizzas an  Read More


My friend and neighbor, Sadhana, is Indian and has recently introduced me to her culture’s culinary’s delights.  She is vegetarian so the dishes she prepares take advantage of all sorts of fruit and vegetab  Read More


A few times each year, I push the “restart” button on my healthy lifestyle routine.  It’s typically at New Year’s, around spring (think “spring cleaning”) and again in September.  S  Read More


Happy September!  This month is packed with good things–a new season, a new school year and we get to celebrate Fruits & Veggies–More Matters Month.  “More Mat  Read More


Am I the only one who is having a hard time believing summer is almost over??  It’s true though–this weekend we celebrate Labor day, the “unofficial” end of t  Read More


If you planted tomatoes this spring, you are reaping the fruits of your labor right now with an abundance of fresh-from-the vine goodies.  Quite frankly, no store bought variety ca  Read More


If you follow my blog, you know I’m a big advocate of family meals.  The one thing I’ve always insisted is that we consistently sit down as a family at dinner and those meals are prepared  Read More

Janet Skibicki's Bio

Janet Skibicki is a working stepmother of teenage twins. Until her mid-30's, she was able to easily work in exercise and healthy eating. Now married with kids, she's found it harder to stay on track with her fitness regime, while trying to instill healthy habits into her family’s daily routine. Janet and h



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