Eye On Life Magazine

Lifestyle * Literary

Eye on Life Magazine is a Lifestyle and Literary Magazine.  Enjoy articles on gardening, kitchen cooking, poetry, vintage decor, and more.

Grapefruit Proper Preparation

I’m a lover of Grapefruit. And I know enough to know that there is a right way and a wrong way to prepare a grapefruit.  I like to think of it as the fine art of Grapefruiting.  So you can imagine my delight when I found that Good Housekeeping’s Book of Good Meals, 1929, had a section dedicated to proper Grapefruit preparation.  I had to share.  Here are some tips for preparing Grapefruit.

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Julia's Rustic Cinnamon Apple Pie Recipe

Around this time of year my mom used to love making apple pies, and that is one tradition I have continued as an adult.  There is just something very homey about the smell of a cinnamon-infused apple pie baking on a crisp autumn day, which conjures up memories of the mountains and the leaves changing colors. Read More

Perfect for Fall Broiled Organic Grass Fed Beef Burgers

Once the weather turns, and the evenings begin to turn crisp, our bodies tend to crave and need just a bit more in the way of heartiness than a regular burger and fries can offer us.​  Organic grass fed beef burgers is the best way to go during the colder seasons for its hearty density, the fact that it is much more filling, and because its fat is of healthier quality (especially when rack broiled).

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Happy 100th Birthday Julia Child

Food Goddess Julia Child may have been 6 foot two, but it was her visage  (and voice) that was the face of cooking for decades in the 20th century.  Her culinary skills surpassed expectations due to her devotion and serious love for food. Quite a few homages have been made to her over the decades.  And now, for her 100th birthday anniversary, people can't wait to pay their respects and celebrate with tributes.

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Vintage to Modern Homemade Salad Dressings for Health and Thrift

Here are some of my favorite salad dressings, created and tested over time in our family’s kitchens.

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