I love to cook. I really really do, unfortunately I am not the best cook. Oh sure, I try really hard but it’s never quite perfect. Once a month my work group has a cookoff where the winner of the last challenge gets to pick the theme. One time I came close to winning, but […]Continue Reading →
My job has recently started doing food contests. It is a potluck style challenge with a theme item that you need to include in the dish. The first theme was apple. Most people made dessert, so there was a lot of sweets. I decided to be a bit different and make a dinner. Here is […]Continue Reading →
I’m going to get the blog back on track… With food.
Food you say? But you’re a mom blog.
Yes that’s true but food is at the very heart of every family. And so I’m going to come back with a recipe.
Lately getting food on the table has become so much more difficult. On […]Continue Reading →
This is an adaptation from a heart healthy alfredo recipe I saw on Oprah ages ago. This is the closest thing I have found to tasting like alfredo.
2 cups canelli, great northern or white beans
2 cups soy milk (original)
2 tbl garlic powder
3/4 tsp salt
1/8 tsp ground nutmeg
Pop this […]Continue Reading →
Big Brother is allergic to tomatoes so I have been experimenting with the uses of red peppers. I came up with a tasty recipe for Roasted Red Pepper sauce to use in place of tomato sauce.
What you’ll need:
2 jars roasted sweet peppers
1 1/2 cups of chicken broth (I make […]Continue Reading →
Yes, you read that right! I can’t even believe it, but I pulled it off.
This week has been a birthday week. First we had our own little party for D at home. Just the three of us. It was a nice time. Then we had a friend party for D and J on […]Continue Reading →
In our latest farm share box we were given Delicata squash.
I had never seen this before, so I went hunting around the internet to find some recipes. I came across some really yummy looking soups, unfortunately Little G is allergic to milk and therefore, we couldn’t use them. I was a bit bummed, […]Continue Reading →
These are super yummy and super easy to make.
You will need:
1 tortilla butter sugar cinnamon chocolate sauce (optional for variation 1 and 2) peanut butter (optional for variation 2)
First you take a flour tortilla and spread a thin layer of butter (or butter substitute, as it is only used to help the […]Continue Reading →