Mommy and Me Hummus Recipe

I have been accused of being a little too cautious when it comes to introducing solids to my son. My response? Well, I’ll let you guess. I care…really care…about the relationship my son has with food, so yes, I’m pretty careful. The way I see it, that’s my job as his mother, so he doesn’t… [read more]

Cloth Diaper Update: I’m a FuzziBeliever!

What a difference a week or two can make! When I last checked in with a cloth diaper update, I had given the covers and prefolds a whirl, but the majority of my attention was being given to the gDiapers, which I had so badly wanted to like. Fit issues were pretty much handled and… [read more]

The rest of the day has to be better, right?

Ugh! What a morning! Let me tell you one thing I know for sure: Automatic door locks are NOT as much of a convenience as you would think. I was at the gas station today, in the midst of a mayfly swarm, and I shut my door, only to hear a click and realize my keys,… [read more]

Rainy Day Squash Boats

I’m all for rain, but what’s with the threatening skies every time I have a day off!? Not being able to hang laundry outside really throws a wrench into the rest of my week.  Rrrrr…. Oh well. It’s good for the garden, right? Besides, a rainy day is the perfect time to take care of… [read more]

A Simple Father’s Day

Dinner is done, baby’s in bed…phew. Time to sit for a minute. This was our first Father’s Day, and we’re not big fancy-shmancy people, so I planned a bunch of small things which all added up to a pretty perfect day. First, we visited the Shade Mountain winery in Middleburg, PA. We had our wedding… [read more]