Roasted Butternut Squash & Apple Soup with Crispy Sage Leaves

I absolutely love all kinds of squash!  Something about the earthiness of them makes me…

Are certain foods really an Aphrodisiac?

“Recently my firefighter and I were out to dinner,  as we both scoured the menu we rejoiced in the fact that they had raw oysters on the menu! It’s kind of our thing! Of course we ordered a dozen! So, I said to him as we waited for our sexy goodness, “Do you really think that oysters are an aphrodisiac or is that just lore?” Not skipping a beat, in expected fashion, he gave me a wink, eager to test the theory either way, appreciative yes,  but I wanted to more concrete proof!  Oysters for example are high in Zinc, which has been linked to an increased libido,”