When running away is not an option

I suppose I could don a disguise and run off to the nearest wine-bar and sip cocktails while my husband tried to find me to make dinner. But then I’d likely overdo it and end up being driven home by a well-meaning stranger who would need to be fed, too…

Even if you’ve already dithered around and procrastinated and forgotten about it for ages.

I have been wanting to write a memoir about my life as a cook, caterer, overall adventuress in the realm of cooking. Instead of resolutions on January 1st this year, I put this book into my list of goals for the year, copied over from the previous year. This year…

Not just seventyish people, but everybody

This is such a great picture I had to use it twice. Ever since I began my quest to figure out the nature of healthy eating for me, I had the idea that the real challenge was to make the food good. Unless a dish is delicious and attractive and…

In dealing with his chronic kidney disease I'm not sure if my idea of healthy is what he needs

The problem is that nobody really knows what’s going on with nutrition. There is so much misinformation about eating available to each of us. And it’s mixed in with accurate and scientifically reasonable information.

There is “scientific” evidence about things (ie. vitamin supplementation) that used to be correct but is…

Today we are using a gorgeous red cabbage

One of the problems with trying to eat a good-for-you diet is all the hype about diets that the dieting industry has inserted into our language. Good food and bad food and fattening food and diet food. Low carb, high fat, low salt, gluten-free, lactose-free, low salt, low sugar. The…

Jean Anne Feldeisen

I've got my fingers in way too many pots. Cook, writer, poet, reader, musician, therapist, dreamer, a transplant from New Jersey suburbs to a farm in Maine.

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