I'm one of those people who wakes up in the morning and immediately needs something to eat. I'm the person to whom 'brunch' really means 'second breakfast' because I couldn't possibly wait until 10am to eat for the first time. I'm married to a non-breakfast lover (other than hearty breakfast potatoes topped with an egg … Continue reading an adaptable recipe for muesli.
On Saturday afternoons we don't even have to think about what we're having for dinner. Just like we eat pizza on Fridays, on Saturdays - we have burgers on the grill. There are few things more satisfying than burgers on Saturday. It makes the weekend feel like a holiday, even if it isn't. Especially if … Continue reading a recipe: crunchy fridge pickles
I'm staring down the tunnel of testing season at school. Which means tomorrow I'll either be quietly locked away in my office finishing up my collection development plan for the end of the year or I'll be suddenly called to do my duty and proctor a test for third grade should some teacher call out … Continue reading a recipe: anything granola bars
Nights these days are ruled by routine. Doing the same thing every night makes Charlie a happy baby, and it makes me feel like a more put together human. Every night this week, after Charlie is all snug in his bassinet with his sweet breaths going in and out as even as a metronome, I … Continue reading a recipe: caramel corn with a kick
It's soup season, people, even in Florida. The proof is that I'm home with a cold-ridden baby today. Charlie slept terribly last night. He usually wakes up once at night, nurses, and goes right back down. But last night he woke up repeatedly and wouldn't go back to sleep until I finally pulled him out … Continue reading a recipe: pasta e fagioli