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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-08-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,067
Posted By napless
Thanks, everyone!   Quote:Originally Posted...

Thanks, everyone!
 
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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-07-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,067
Posted By napless
 My boys (9 and 11) have always been...


My boys (9 and 11) have always been unschooled. I have decided that I want them to learn, in a more structured way, to print and write. They can print all of the letters of the alphabet, but not...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-19-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,443
Posted By napless
This is not highly spiced, Substitute about...

This is not highly spiced,

Substitute about 3 cups/750 mL chopped fresh tomatoes, if you have them, for the canned.

1 Tbsp/15 mL oil

1/2 cup/125 mL chopped onion

1 lb/500 g ground beef
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-19-2010, 03:40 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,155
Posted By napless
This is our current favourite. Preheat...

This is our current favourite.

Preheat broiler.

1 jar (8 oz/225 g) pickled ginger

2 limes

8 fish fillets, each about 5 oz/150 g.
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-19-2010, 03:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,155
Posted By napless
This is the one I always recommend to people who...

This is the one I always recommend to people who don't like fish. The fish flavour is pretty well disguised.

Baking time will depend on the temperature, thickness and freshness of the fish...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-19-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 459
Posted By napless
These are so good!!! Just leave out the...

These are so good!!! Just leave out the Worchestershire sauce if it contains ingredients you can't eat.

Preheat oven to 350F/175C.

6 thick pork chops

1/2 cup/125 mL chopped onion

1/2...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-14-2010, 01:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 568
Posted By napless
Apples and berries would be delicious!

Apples and berries would be delicious!
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-13-2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 457
Posted By napless
Here's my brownie recipe - although it's more...

Here's my brownie recipe - although it's more "fudgy" than "cakey".

1 cup/250 mL sugar

1/2 cup/125 mL unsweetened cocoa

1/2 cup/125 mL whole wheat flour

6 Tbsp/75 mL melted butter
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-13-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,452
Posted By napless
Off the top of my head - this is my current...

Off the top of my head - this is my current favourite quick meal. It's easy to make, delicious, tastes good hot or cold, is great for lunch or supper or even breakfast...

Preheat oven to...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-13-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 804
Posted By napless
1/2 cup/125 mL dry milk 1/4 cup/60 mL...

1/2 cup/125 mL dry milk

1/4 cup/60 mL peanut butter

1/4 cup/60 mL honey

1/4 cup/60 mL oats (quick or old fashioned)

1/4 cup/60 mL crisp rice cereal
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-13-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 804
Posted By napless
1/2 cup/125 mL oil 1/2 cup/125 mL honey ...

1/2 cup/125 mL oil

1/2 cup/125 mL honey

1 egg

1/4 cup/60 mL water

1 tsp/5 mL vanilla
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-13-2010, 03:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 568
Posted By napless
Carob Pie is also really good. You'll need a...

Carob Pie is also really good. You'll need a blender. This is good hot or cold. (It's also especially good with a squirt of whipped cream.)

Preheat oven to 350F/175C.

3/4 cup/175 mL carob...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   02-13-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 568
Posted By napless
When I'm stuck for a dessert idea, I usually...

When I'm stuck for a dessert idea, I usually make a berry crisp. If you serve it with whipped cream, it seems like a special dessert.


Preheat oven to 375F/190C.

6 cups/1.5 L fresh berries...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   02-01-2010, 02:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 544
Posted By napless
Any Lucy Maud Montgomery fans out there? (She...

Any Lucy Maud Montgomery fans out there? (She wrote Anne of Green Gables, and many other books.)

I am reading The Blythes are Quoted, her newly discovered and recently published last book. It is...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   02-01-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 642
Posted By napless
We love World Playground too.

We love World Playground too.
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-30-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,978
Posted By napless
1 1/2 cups/375 mL whole wheat flour 1...

1 1/2 cups/375 mL whole wheat flour

1 cup/250 mL rolled oats

2 tsp/10 mL baking powder

1 tsp/5 mL baking soda

1/2 tsp/2 mL salt
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-30-2010, 12:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,978
Posted By napless
1/2 cup/125 mL oil 1/2 cup/125 mL honey ...

1/2 cup/125 mL oil

1/2 cup/125 mL honey

1 egg

1/4 cup/60 mL water

1 tsp/5 mL vanilla
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-28-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 947
Posted By napless
I second the recommendation for quiche. This one...

I second the recommendation for quiche. This one is really easy. It has no crust! I can have it in the oven in 10 minutes (but I've made it sooooooooo many times - it may take you 15!) You can make...
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-25-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,151
Posted By napless
2 cups/500 mL dried small navy beans 8...

2 cups/500 mL dried small navy beans

8 cups/2 litres water

1 onion, finely chopped

1 cube (about 2 inches/4 cm) salt pork


1 can (5.5 oz/156 mL) tomato paste
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-25-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,151
Posted By napless
2 cups/500 mL dried split peas 2 cups/500...

2 cups/500 mL dried split peas

2 cups/500 mL diced cooked ham

2 medium-sized potatoes, cubed

3 cups/750 mL diced carrot

2 cups/500 mL diced onion
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-25-2010, 01:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,151
Posted By napless
I can have this one in the oven in about 5...

I can have this one in the oven in about 5 minutes.

Preheat oven to 350F/175C.

1 lb/500 g chicken pieces, boneless and skinless

1 tsp/5 mL paprika

1 tsp/5 mL pepper
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-22-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 541
Posted By napless
1 Tbsp/15 mL vegetable oil 4 green onions,...

1 Tbsp/15 mL vegetable oil

4 green onions, chopped

3 medium carrots, diced

1 medium potato, scrubbed and diced

1 Tbsp/15 mL tomato paste
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   01-21-2010, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
Posted By napless
Has anyone seen this? Should I? I...

Has anyone seen this?

Should I?

I haven't been to a movie at a movie theatre in years. "Up in the Air" is now showing at our little town's one movie theatre. I'd love to go - if it's a good...
Forum: Books, Music, and Media   01-21-2010, 07:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 501
Posted By napless
Oops! Wrong thread!

Oops! Wrong thread!
Forum: Nutrition and Good Eating   01-21-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,456
Posted By napless
1 can (19 oz/540 mL) white kidney beans, drained...

1 can (19 oz/540 mL) white kidney beans, drained and rinsed

1 Tbsp/15 mL lemon juice

1 Tbsp/15 mL olive oil

1 clove garlic, pressed

1/2 tsp/2 mL dried oregano, crumbled
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