The title is misleading. I don’t cook with my kids, per se. Most of the time, I am actually screaming at them to “get out of my kitchen”. Hold up… Before you go handing me the ‘Bad Mom’ award for withholding perfect life lessons in the kitchen… I have tried. My 17-year old is brilliant, … More Cooking with Kids – Banana Bread
Several years ago, while searching for “healthy recipes”, I happened upon an article that caught my eye. The picture of the bright, green liquid in the mason jar piqued my interest. The claim that this emerald green concoction was a sort of detox and would help me “lose weight” sealed the deal. I had to try … More Poo Juice
It is the same thing every winter – around mid-February, I start pleading with Mother Nature to please, please warm up. Don’t get me wrong… I have learned to accept the cold, being holed up in the house, the lack of daylight, and the occasional dumping of snow that accompanies a Central-Illinois winter. I actually, … More The Mitten Monster
With everything that I do, it always seems that I have so many great in-betweens and endings, but not so many great beginnings. You know that whole ‘when life hands you lemons’ quote? Yeah, story of my life. I have learned to season the best of “shit sandwiches”, and still…. I cannot count how many … More Hello world!