Tag: Recipes

3 easy recipes for the busy, stressed, and uninspired (like me!)

I’m actually not a bad cook, but you wouldn’t know that if you came into my kitchen on a typical weekday night.  Embarrassing as it is, most nights we eat frozen stuff or pasta.  And Friday nights we get takeout.  And Saturday we eat takeout leftovers.  Before we had our daughter, I experimented with cooking

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I've Got Nothing, So You Get Recipes

I considered a few alternate topics this week, but I wasn’t quite emotionally or mentally ready to write about any of them just yet. These include: PTA Co-chair’s child draws classmate’s blood on playground (hint: I’m the new PTA co-chair) When school wants to potty train your 20-month old and you want to be lazy and

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Is Pinterest a busy working mom’s connection to the skills we failed to learn from our grandmothers?

 On the weekends we throwback to older but still awesome posts. This post was originally published in April of 2012. I came across this article about the awesomeness of Pinterest for helping us embrace our inner Marthas – from craft projects, to tasty new recipes to home decorating tricks, Pinterest can have anyone feeling like a lifestyle mogul.

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Cleaner Living: Clean-Eating

It’s no secret that one of my biggest concerns is what chemicals I expose my family to.  In the last few years, I have made great strides in altering the way we clean our house and our bodies, but I haven’t, until now, looked at our diet with the same scrutiny. A little background:  We

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