Egocentric

e·go·cen·tric adj 1. regarding everything only in relation to oneself; self-centered; selfish Synonyms: resolute, firm, dogged, fixed, constant, bold, intent, persistent, relentless, stalwart, persevering, single-minded, purposeful, tenacious, undaunted, strong-willed, steadfast, unwavering, … [Read more...]

Determined

determined adj of unwavering mind; resolute; firm determinedly adv determinedness n Synonyms: resolute, firm, dogged, fixed, constant, bold, intent, persistent, relentless, stalwart, persevering, single-minded, purposeful, tenacious, undaunted, strong-willed, steadfast, unwavering, immovable, … [Read more...]

Decisive

de·ci·sive adj. 1. Having the power to decide; conclusive. 2. Characterized by decision and firmness; resolute. 3. Beyond doubt; unmistakable: a decisive defeat. Synonyms: decisive, conclusive, crucial, definitive, determinative It's good to be decisive.  It is also good to be careful.  If … [Read more...]

Cannellini al Gratin

I received a subscription to Vegetarian Times magazine as a gift.  Within the first month I have made three excellent dishes from it's pages.  I have had to make some changes to the recipes to use them (remove gluten and dairy) but so far have been successful in the outcomes. I am making one of the … [Read more...]

Dominant

Dominant: dom·i·nant [ dómmənənt ] 1. in control: in control or command over others Synonyms: domineering, bossy, overbearing, officious, authoritarian, assertive, forceful If "dominant" is a word that might be used to describe you, how do you manage this trait within a partnership … [Read more...]