On the go…

Burnt Van’s waffle with almond butter and banana… Honest Kids juice pouch… A long-awaited poopy carrot diaper… Off to the doctor for 6 month shots!

My First Mother’s Day: Part 2

I had an utterly lovely Mother’s Day weekend! But then, who wouldn’t love a weekend full of rainbows and  miracles? (Slight) Miracle #1: Imagine my surprise when, after my lasagna-induced bloatfest on Saturday night, I slipped right into my too-small jeans on Sunday morning! Those suckers were too small before I was pregnant!  Yay for… [read more]

My First Mother’s Day: Part 1

Happy Mother’s Day to all you fine mommas out there! Rewind to yesterday: Since we have lots of moms to celebrate this year, my husband made dinner reservations on Saturday.  Mad props to the husbo for: 1. making reservations, 2. making them on Saturday at 4pm when the restaurant would not be so busy, and… [read more]

The Perfect Lunch

It’s a bold statement, I know. Sometimes, I take the time to pack a lunch and then, when 12:00 rolls around, I get all persnickety and want something else. And sometimes, the stars align and I find myself with exactly what I want, exactly when I want it. Ladies and Gentlemen, I bring you The… [read more]

Almond Date Cream: Take 2

As mentioned in a previous post, I love almonds and I love dates, so I had to try the Almond Date Cream recipe in my new Vegan Planet Cookbook. (I think the book calls it Almond Butter Cream, but that didn’t seem an accurate description to me.) The first time around, I couldn’t resist modifying… [read more]