Happy Valentine’s Day

Reflections on my Valentine’s Day weekend, and why it’s got me questioning my future…

Mommy and Me Recipe: Fall Veggie Crisp

Since returning to work full-time, I’ve learned one thing for sure: Anything I can do on the weekend to help myself out during the week makes me my own best friend when workdays kick my butt. So, Sunday has become the day to cook! Today, I made this yumminess with some of the last garden… [read more]

I’m tempted to call this Almost Compost Stew…

Look out….I’m feeling kinda full of myself right now.  Why? Well, partly because my every color of the rainbow found it’s way into my son’s belly today, and that makes me a happy mom But I’m also feeling very proud of myself because I used up the vegetables cluttering my counter and fridge. It’s no big… [read more]

My 100th post: Reflections and Goals

(Cue balloons and confetti… oh, and presents are OK, too!) Hooray for my 100th post!! Woooo! Well, we’ll just pretend this is my 100th post. It’s actually 102, but this has been a thoroughly crappy week so I blew right past it. Today, however, is a better day. I started my blog in March, when… [read more]

Sunshine Stack

I love to cook. I always have. But when it comes to making lunch just for me on my days at home, I often bypass the whole mess and just snack, or heat up some leftovers. There’s really nothing wrong with that, I guess, but today I felt like making myself a real meal. Maybe… [read more]