This is crunchy on the ends! It’s like eating chips! Grace announced last night at dinner. Joe had surprised us with a new recipe, something we’d never tried before, cheesy baked chicken enchiladas. I was dubious about eating enchiladas at this point of my pregnancy (because I have a lot of heartburn and indigestion) but […]
Even when I’m not gestating, I don’t consume much alcohol. It’s a medical issue.
I saw a wonderful, summery watermelon drink recipe in the June issue of Everyday Food, but it called for tequila. Two very minor changes turned it into a watermelon mocktail perfect for our whole family.
Near the end of my master’s degree program, I had the wonderful fortune to meet eight women from whom I would learn more than I had from most of my coursework. Our friendship began in an intensive writing workshop, where we poured our souls onto paper for eight hours a day, five days a week, […]
I have a little mirror attached to the rearview mirror in my car. It telescopes and twists and turns so that I can keep an eye on my babe while I’m driving. I picked up our CSA share today, and I set the bag on the back seat as I do every week. This week, […]
We garden. You knew that already, right? When I bought my house, there was aÂ dilapidatedÂ swimming pool inside of a little fence in the back yard. Â The pool had fallen into such disrepair that the only viable option was to rip it out. I never replaced it. Last year, Joe decided to take advantage of the […]