Is Your Kitchen Ready to Cook?

Thumbnail image for Is Your Kitchen Ready to Cook? Coming into the holiday season we are all spending at least a little more time in the kitchen. I'm spending a lot more time in the kitchen this week and I'll bet you are too :-). I thought I'd take a few minutes today to check in with everyone with a reminder of the importance of keeping your kitchen ready to cook.
Continue Reading →

A Guide to Picking Recipes for the Absolute Beginner

Thumbnail image for A Guide to Picking Recipes for the Absolute Beginner Is this the stuff of nightmares for you? You spot a mouth watering recipe on Pinterest. It's from scratch, a real, real-food recipe so you're pretty excited! Your gonna make this one yourself! You go to the store, get the stuff, come back and start working but that beautiful recipe turns out like this:
Continue Reading →

Wait! Don’t Throw Out All the Processed Food at Once!

Thumbnail image for Wait!  Don’t Throw Out All the Processed Food at Once! It's easy to think that without the food you no longer wish to eat around to tempt everyone that they'll just have to eat all the healthy stuff you're planning to buy to replace it. It's easy to imagine that sure, there will be a little complaining but they will soon get adjusted. And you as the head cook and bottle washer, well you've got a list of recipes and plans of the things you'll make with all the good ingredients you're about to buy. It'll be so great they won't miss their favorites for long at all.
Continue Reading →

If You Have a Chronic Illness – The Granny Plan

Thumbnail image for If You Have a Chronic Illness – The Granny Plan If you have a chronic illness you know exactly how the woman in the photo above feels. Some days you can’t get out of bed and there are many more days when, well you could but the prospect is daunting to say the least. And while following along this past spring with “The Granny Plan” you may have felt that “This is all very well and good for people in good health, but I can’t possibly keep up.” I hear ya … if you’re already ill you’re probably super motivated to change your diet and start reaping the benefits but are frustrated by the two steps forward, one step back dance of learning something new while sick.
Continue Reading →

Questions and Answers: The Granny Plan

Thumbnail image for Questions and Answers: The Granny Plan All the steps are laid out now end to end so we can get a good look at them? In my very first post on The Granny Plan I suggested this little plan was something of an experiment. Something that we could work on together. I’ve had a quite a bit of feedback over the past 12 weeks indicating what was helpful, what was not, what absolutely didn’t work and what was an outstanding success. My plan today is to share that with you along with my future plans for The Granny Plan!
Continue Reading →

How to Find Your Real Food Style

Thumbnail image for How to Find Your Real Food Style I’m very excited to announce this morning that my first guest post at Food Renengade is online! It’s called How To Find Your Real Food Style. When we start moving to real food the first impulse is to copy what others do … their menus, their recipes, etc. Ordinarily when we learn something new modeling other successes works out really well. But when it comes to food we need to be very careful to avoid disrupting the food patterns our family is used to in an abrupt fashion. Modeling others can easily create an abrupt change. My post at Food Renegade is all about how to avoid that.…
Continue Reading →

Getting Started – The Granny Plan

Thumbnail image for Getting Started – The Granny Plan I want to invite you to join me in a learning experience. It’s called “The Granny Plan”. It’s an experience designed to lead to shining good health, joyful healthy kids, delicious healthy abundant food, and gentle days at home with family. We all want a life like this, but it’s hard to know where to start sometimes. When we decide that we want more real food in our families lives there are so very many things we could do, so many options to start with. So we read lots of blogs hoping a plan on how to proceed will become clear.…
Continue Reading →

My Routine: I’m adding a Refrigerator Sourdough

Thumbnail image for My Routine: I’m adding a Refrigerator Sourdough This week marks the first edition of a new feature here at Mrs Dull’s Nourished Kitchen called “My Routine”. For those who have read and are working thru the steps in “10 Steps to Cooking Like a Modern Day Granny Woman” this is a place to talk about bringing these new Real Food routines into your life and household. I am so excited to have a regular home where we can talk about these changes we are making in our lives! If you don’t have your copy yet, simply subscribe to the email list using the box on the right and you’ll receive one.…
Continue Reading →