(Okay, so I AM the sole reason. But how was I to know we'd be planted (pun intended) in the middle of a hot-bed of Vegetarians and Nutritarians*? A girl needs time to adjust to major life changes such as seven pounds of vegetables on a single pizza...with only about a half ounce of cheese!!!)
I mean, REALLY Janeen!
No healthy person should be so happy!
Even the KIDS around here eat healthy. Voluntarily! Don't believe me?
Meet my neighbor Eva:
Now look at this startling photographic evidence:
And this final picture? I just find this one PAINFUL...
You can rest assured I had nothing to do with this.
So anyway, it's gotten so bad here that now Doug just goes into the kitchen and whips up healthy meals straight out of our Square Foot Garden. (Our Square Foot Garden is totally ROCKING this year, btw!)
This is what he made us for dinner tonight:
And guess what?
It was surprisingly delicious!!! (After I picked out the tomatoes...)
(My standard reaction to most vegetarian dishes equals "Surprisingly good!" or "Surprisingly delicious!" or "Surprisingly not as disgusting as I thought, and I REALLY thought this one was going to be disgusting!!!")
So if you want to get in on the healthy eating action, try this out. You might be as surprised as I am!
Doug's Healthy Pita Pockets
1 giant oversized fresh-to-death cucumber out of the garden (sliced and chopped
1/2 chopped onion
a man sized handfull of sliced grapes
2 japanese sized cloves of garlic (these are about 1 1/2 the size of american ones)
1 can of garbanzo beans mashed up
Serve in whole grain pita pocket.
Enjoy in good health!