Sleep deprived and dreaming of doughnuts…

Oh dear. I’m craving doughnuts.  In most cases, I consider myself an advocate for cravings. If you really want it, eat it (within reason), and enjoy it, right? Not in this case. That’s because I’ve grown to recognize this specific craving as a symptom….of sleep deprivation. Any time I find myself really, really wanting to… [read more]

Happy, happy day, this lovely 5th of May

So many things to celebrate on this fine 5th of May! First and most obviously, it’s Cinco de Mayo! It just so happens that we’ll be enjoying the healthy and most delicioso Quesadilla Casserole tonight! I didn’t even plan it.  It’s a tweaked version of the recipe found in McCormick’s new Recipe Inspirations collection. More on that tomorrow, after the fiesta…… [read more]

Driving past the drive-thru…

Snoooooooooooooze….. You don’t mind if I nap while you read, do you? Please wake me when you’re finished… Yesterday was Saturday, which means I got up at 2:30 am to head in to work. I have an hour-long commute, so I left at 3 and got there around 4. You’d think that after all those… [read more]

Race Against Racism 5K

Yesterday, Little Man and I participated in the Race Against Racism 5K in Harrisburg! We walked with some friends from work, met some new friends, and had a great time. I’ve run in 5k races before, so finishing this one at a brisk walking pace feels a little like a step backwards, but I feel… [read more]

Under the Nile Organic Veggies

To all the mommies out there with teething babies, I would like to share the best baby toys EVER! (In my humble opinion, at least.) The ‘Veggin’ Out’ Collection of stuffed fruits and veggies from Under the Nile. These are, by far, my baby’s favorite toys.     This is the veggie crate, which comes with a… [read more]