All entries by Alice

bento

Bento Lunches for Kids

For families with school-aged children in the Seattle area, Labor Day is symbolically observed as the last day of summer […]

blueberrysauce

Quick and Easy Blueberry Sauce

All summer long, my kids have waited patiently for the little green berries on our blueberry bush to ripen.  It […]

mint yogurt

Mint Yogurt Sauce

I often cook the same dishes over and over again because they are familiar.  Spaghetti with marinara, teriyaki chicken, pasta […]

zucchini bread

Zucchini Bread

My father used to grow zucchini in my parents’ backyard garden every year.  When it was time to harvest, he […]

peanut-butter-ice-cream-pie

Peanut Butter Ice Cream Pie

For young children, the sudden death of a family member can be a very confusing, sad, and traumatic time. After […]

hummus

Hummus Recipe

There is a prideful satisfaction I get when I whip up homemade creations I would typically purchase in a store.  […]

Sesame-Street-Cupcakes

Birthday Cupcake Ideas

When it comes to children’s birthday parties, I usually bake cupcakes for my kids because they’re cute and conveniently baked […]