THE POTATO ADDICTION

THE POTATO ADDICTION Who knew ? Addiction to potatoes………..geeze ! Since I was a child I have always loved mashed potatoes………..it seemed to be a comfort food that everyone loved, everyone agreed with and everyone could eat with no complaints.   As I have walked through my journey of life dealing with various emotional clearing issues ~ when the emotions “hit the fan” so to speak (meaning got super intense with the clearing)…………running to a pot of mashed potatoes seemed to be a way to help manage the upset and settle down.   Over the many years of studying nutrition ~ I learned to make the mashed potatoes vegan style, all organic and taste super delicious (without animal cream & butter)………..the healthiest mashed potato recipe on the planet !!!!   As I never really had hankerings for potato chips ~ for some reason the “deadness” of the potato chips never sat well with me……..though I did eat plenty of the potato chips as a child and teenager……….just not so much as an adult……….what I have come to learn lately is the reason why the programming of the potato chips served with lunch………..meaning a sandwich & chips is one of the most popular lunches out there in America.  Or look at the hamburger and french fry (lunch & dinner programming at almost every fast food restaurant and regular restaurant in america).  Plus there is there is the steak & baked potato programming for dinner.  Oh, and then the eggs, skillet potatoes or hash browns for breakfast………….seems that within our Western society of “traditional meal” programming potatoes are on the menu...