Meatless Monday: Power Salad

While I was pregnant everyone and their mother gave me (and the husband) advice about everything baby-related. “It’s okay to drink some wine. It won’t hurt the baby” “Are you drinking coffee? You… Continue reading

To garden or not to garden?

Garden! Way to give away the answer, Marian.  Geez. Despite a borderline successful bounty from last year’s garden, I’m still an optimist when it comes to my gardening skills.  I have learned that… Continue reading

Meatless Monday: (Vegan) Squashy Soup

I finally cooked something for real!! It took awhile.  My baby is almost 3 months old.  But I finally cooked a real, new recipe from scratch.  The butternut squash had only been sitting… Continue reading

Special Food

Since I haven’t been cooking impressive meals lately, I’ll tell you about what I think about food instead.  Tough luck for you, more attention for Baby!   :) What makes a food or… Continue reading

A Day in the Life, Take 2

The husband and I read a book a while back called “Take the Stairs: 7 Steps to Achieving True Success.”  It’s a motivational type book written by Rory Vaden and designed to help… Continue reading

Dear Diary, I’m getting better.

Life is funny sometimes.  You think you know who you are, what you want, where you’re going.  And then life has a big laugh at your expense and changes everything. Almost two years… Continue reading

An apology

It’s time for me to apologize again. I really wanted to be on top of things and blogging regularly.  I tried setting up a schedule for myself to brainstorm ahead what recipes I… Continue reading

Meatless Monday Polenta with Black Beans and Sweet Corn

I realized something this week.  At 5 months pregnant, I have the same reaction when I open my closet as when I open my fridge.  There’s stuff in there, but nothing looks like… Continue reading

Star Spangled Granola Bars for a patriotic Meatless Monday

Ok, I’m a little late to be sharing a 4th of July recipe considering it’s July 7th.  Oops.  The good new is they are equally as delicious on July 7th as they were… Continue reading

Meatless Monday Strawberry Shortcake

With the arrival of fresh strawberries at the farmers’ market, I knew I had to make strawberry shortcake.  Let’s face it, strawberry pie sure is delicious, but that’s a little more work.  And… Continue reading

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