berries

How to Make Jam

Cultivating an environment of creativity for my kids can be challenging at times.  Especially when it comes to cooking.  I […]

Middle Eastern Stuffed Pitas 1

Middle Eastern Stuffed Pitas

  Spring has absolutely sprung in Maryland.  With the rhododendron and azaleas blooming and the kids playing outside, this is […]

mothersday

A Mother’s Day Tribute

During the pregnancy of my oldest daughter, no one could have prepared me for the depth of raw emotions I […]

Lunchskins

Ending the Plastic Baggie Blues

I estimate (conservatively) that I have packed more than 1,600 sandwiches in Solomon and Celia’s lunchboxes since they first started […]

bakedblueberrymuffins

Blueberry Lemon Muffins

If you ask me, weekends are made for baking.  I love waking up a little earlier than the rest of […]

pennepasta

Spinach Bacon Penne Pasta

Most nights I have to keep things simple when  I cook at home for my family, especially on a busy […]