They were always yummy. I grew up liking almost all veggies as a result. The exception is brussel sprouts which I will always maintain are an evil plot by SPECTRE. I mean who else would make such an adorable LOOKING veggie and then imbue it with such a bitter horrible taste? It’s obvious once you look at the evidence.
Anyway, Mom made veggies all kinds of ways, from simple steamed veggies to casseroles. I always liked them.
Just so you are aware – the premade, preflavored frozen mixes – they just don’t meet that same level of yum.
Today begins my “take better care of your body” regime. It has recently been made clear to me that I’m
All of which are directly or indirectly related to the food I put in my mouth.
So I’m eating better from now on.
This is going to require more effort on my part, which when you consider my depression is going to be a challenge. So I thought – well it’s not hard to throw frozen veggies in a microwave, is it?
So this morning I made an omelet and nuked up some frozen veggies to go with it.
But frozen veggies in the microwave don’t taste very good. I mean they’re not disgusting, but they don’t make you want to take all the bites until they are gone.
Mom’s veggies made me want to take all the bites. Mom was good at cooking.
This healthy thing is going to be a challenge to my brain. I’m going to have to figure out a better way, because if I don’t look forward to the food, I’ll choose a food that’s easier.