Tag Archives: Cookbooks


That sign has nothing at all to do with this post. I just spotted it in my neighborhood while Jack and I were out for a walk tonight and it made me laugh. Once again we had lots of “outside … Continue reading

Posted in May 2011 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment


Poor Brian. Jack and I got home from the library tonight and Brian was all giddy because he found mashed potatoes in the fridge and saw my cookbook open to a Shepherd’s Pie recipe. He looked so sad when I … Continue reading

Posted in February 2011 | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Talking Shop

You know what I’m tired of? Going to like 4 grocery stores every week. Newflower has the best produce deals, Aldi has $.49 eggs and $0.99 hormone-free milk (gallon!), Target has diapers and Diet Coke… it’s crazy. Am I the … Continue reading

Posted in February 2011 | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Oh Yes It’s Ladies Night

Hey, guess what? It’s not even 8:00 and Jack is asleep. Like a real-life, normal baby! Normally he holds off at least until Conan’s monologue. Since you mentioned Jack, check out this video… would we call this our FIRST STEPS?? … Continue reading

Posted in January 2011 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Hair On Your Chest

It must be Sunday night… sink full of dinner dishes, Jack’s singing in the tub (don’t worry, mom- Brian’s back there), toys EVERYWHERE, and it seems like Friday was 2 seconds ago. Sounds about right. We had a fun weekend. … Continue reading

Posted in December 2010 | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

I Heart Ikea

One thing I’m liking about this new layout? Larger font! Much easier on these old lady eyes. Now that Jack’s eating “real people” food, we have fun things in the house like Goldfish, string cheese, bananas and apple juice. It’s … Continue reading

Posted in November 2010 | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments


I’m watching the MTV Video Music Awards, and I don’t know who half these people are. Not to mention- when and where do people actually watch music videos anymore? (That Justin Bieber is so cute and tiny!! I want to … Continue reading

Posted in September 2010 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment


Today was the laziest of lazy days. It’s just so hot (100+ every day for the past 2 weeks!) that it sucks to even run errands- walking to the store and especially getting in the car afterward is miserable. So … Continue reading

Posted in August 2010 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Ruh Roh

What’s that old adage? If you can’t say anything nice about something, don’t say anything at all? Well, then today’s post will be a big fat blank page. Just kidding. But today sucked with a capital S. The morning started … Continue reading

Posted in August 2010 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Clean Up

Hey! Thanks for all the nice comments on the cake/cupcakes. It’s been a while since my culinary classes (a YEAR, actually… yikes) so I was a little apprehensive about how they would turn out. But I’m happy with the results! … Continue reading

Posted in June 2010 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment