Says my 5 year old at dinner last night. No lie. What’s my trick? It’s easy. 1. Texture. I happen to love chopped salads. Something about the mouth feel of small tiny bites of food. You can almost eat salad with a spoon. No large cumbersome pieces. No unnecessary and annoying chewing that takes forever.… Continue reading “Mom, more salad please!”
I once asked some family members who are also avid cooks, what do you believe is the most under utilized seasoning? To my surprise, all three family members replied in unison, “turmeric!” Hmm… time to start cooking with turmeric. Last night I was feeling pretty uninspired making dinner. UGH. Time to make dinner. What do… Continue reading Quick Family Fish Dinner (Turmeric-Seasoned Tilapia with Vegetables)
If you are like me, you are chest deep in the kids school and fall work routine. We are over the back to school hump, summer is definitely over, and now just chugging along. With that, many of us are faced with increased work demands, kids activities, fall commitments, and more. In other words, you… Continue reading You. Have. Time.
Brace yourself. This is super easy. As a parent to young kids, I know ALLLLL about the boring monotony of lunch preparation. What in the HELLo am I going to make the kids for lunch today? (If only there was a lunch fairy.) On home days (as we call weekends in my house), I try… Continue reading Best Lunch Ever
Don’t you love how each New Years comes with great pressure to make massive changes. And each year these enormous, dramatic, “permanent” positive changes last about ….. three weeks. At best. I won’t get fancy here. I won’t announce that I will exercise daily (which I essentially do now). Or that I will stop… Continue reading Making it Easy