Archive for December, 2009

Highlights of December 31st

Happy New Year’s Eve! My day was filled with laziness – and I tried to fully embrace it. I managed to squeeze in a walk (mostly for the dog’s sake) […]

Sweet Start, Sweeter Ending

Breakfast number one – Christmas cookie Breakfast number two – Muesli and banana Breakfast number three (or we could call this lunch) – Omelet 2 egg whites 1 whole egg […]

Again, please.

I wish I could have this type of day every day. It may lose its appeal after some time, but it was just right for today. Breakfast was so leisurely, […]

Cookies and Friends

The cookie party was a success! Here are my girls… (I’m the one in the white/blue stripes on the left) I have known these girls my whole life – they’re […]

Return to Normalcy

I’m so happy to have another week off! The glamorous side of teaching, I guess. Breakfast was leisurely…a bowl of veggie scrambled eggs. And some really good coffee from Meeker’s […]

El Segundo Navidad

I had another Christmas today…another beautiful thing about being married is getting to share in another family’s traditions as well as your own! Win, win. My family’s food tradition for […]

Toes in the water, toes in the snow

Hello!! I have missed you all during the last week – everything has been a whirlwind, but I am happy to be back, lying in my own bed, watching the […]

Move Over

Move over oats in a jar… Veggies in an (almost) empty peanut butter jar. I didn’t really have the broccoli with the pb, I just tucked a few florets in […]


In twenty-four hours, I will be at the airport, about to board a plane for Mexico. I am giddy with excitement. I woke up with some yoga this morning, and […]


Christmas Vacation has begun. One (of the million) nice things about teaching elementary school is the spirit that surrounds holidays. Today was Christmas all day long – and I really […]