Archive for January, 2011

Super Rice Bowl recipe

The Big Game Food: Cilantro Lime Rice

To foodies, the day of the Big Game has become a reason to experience with appetizers and snacks that disrupt the conventional chips and beer (although, there's nothing wrong with those on the table). In honor of...

Let’s Make Bread

On one of our visits to the grocery store this week I was making one last stop in the baking aisle to replenish our flour supply and an ambitious idea struck me. Let’s make bread.

My Clear Little Friend

In seeking help for my journey to wellness I have discovered that this clear liquid is my friend (and my nemesis).

Look away from the screen

I was at the park the other day with the girls. As we arrived on the scene I was looking around, surveying those in attendance and something caught my attention. Every parent or caregiver, male and female...

Why Role Model Parenting is Superior

A few weeks I read the Wall Street Journal with the ever-vilified and now infamous “Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior” article included in it. My conclusion ... being a role model parent is, and will always...

A Good Hair Day

Any woman will tell you that a good hairstylist is hard to find. But what about a doggie hairstylist?

THIS is when they ask if it was catered…

THIS is when they ask if it was catered…

Pesto infused, pastry wrapped brie… Many times we’ve entertained and answered the same question – “Who catered?”  Little tricks that were a result of us wanting to make it different and add that professional look.  It makes...

What’s old is new again.

Remember Care Bears? My sisters and I sure do. I imagine we are dating ourselves by admitting that, but we loved them. Care Bears, along with Strawberry Shortcake, Cabbage Patch Dolls, the Smurfs and various other smelly...

My Neighbor Has EEYORE On Her Sheets!

Floridians love their winters, daytime temperatures in the 70s, nights in the 40s. But that’s why we moved here, right! There’s lots of sunshine, palm trees swaying in the breezes, very little rain. Beautiful,...

My Book Collection: Operation 25.5

As I embark on Operation 25.5 I have first been focusing on food. I really love food, always have and always will. Food brings me joy — preparing it for others, sharing it and enjoying...