Oh wait! I have a food scale

Me, “I need 4 oz of chicken in each salad to get my protein…how the hell am I going to ballpark 4 oz of cubed chicken? (long frustrated problem-solving pause) Oh wait! I bought a food scale a while back!” (pulls out scale, zeros it with plastic container on it, and perfectly portions 4 oz…

The bento box of antioxidants

  As a hypoglycemic, I’m always looking for new ways to carry all of my food for the day. I’m a big fan of the Tupperware’s Lunch’n Things container because of its multiple compartments (sadly they only sell it through their fundraising catalogs). I was in our shared work kitchen and two guys I work with walked-through…

Useful tools in the kitchen series: Silicone baking dish

As a hypoglycemic, I spend a lot of time preparing foods in the kitchen. This series will go through some useful tools that I use in ways you may or may not of thought of. Useful tool: Silicone baking dish I originally bought a 9 x 9 one of these for preparing baked goods. But…

Useful tools in the kitchen series: Pitcher

As a hypoglycemic, I spend a lot of time preparing foods in the kitchen. This series will go through some useful tools that I use in ways you may or may not of thought of. Useful tool: Pitcher When I was young, we made a lot of muffins and it was ridiculously difficult for me…

Useful tools in the kitchen series: Blender

As a hypoglycemic, I spend a lot of time preparing foods in the kitchen. This series will go through some useful tools that I use in ways you may or may not of thought of. Useful tool: Blender Most people use the blender for smoothies and things like that, but I also use mine to…

Useful tools in the kitchen series: Ice cream scoop

As a hypoglycemic, I spend a lot of time preparing foods in the kitchen. This series will go through some useful tools that I use in ways you may or may not of thought of. Useful tool: Ice cream scoop Obviously (and sadly), I’m not using the ice cream scoop for ice cream. Instead, I’ve…