Lunch and Learn

I am aware that as K grows older, there will be more difficult things to deal with — but one of the worst things right now, aged 10, is making lunches. It’s the on-going, never-ending process of making what she wants, what is nutritious and what is quick as inevitably she ‘never has time to […]

Organization Isn’t About Perfection…

Everyone has a “junk drawer” in their kitchen…right? Well, I don’t. The closest I had was a disorganized corner in my main utensil drawer. And while it was only a small corner—and nearly everything was useful—it brought my stress every time I opened the drawer for a knife or spoon. This weekend I bought a […]

Glorious Baking

There is nothing better than the smell of freshly baked goodies in the house. This weekend’s baking checked a few boxes: √ smells delicious, √ tastes delicious and √ great for K’s school lunches. “Morning Glory” muffins were on this week’s schedule. If you like carrot cake, then you’ll love these muffins…cinnamon, carrots, apple, raisins, […]