Archive for July, 2011

The Boondocks

On vacation. Never coming back.

Babycakes Friday: Peach Pie

Confession: I’ve never made pie before. Ever. I’ve eaten a lot of pies, but something about pie crust intimidates me tremendously. However, upon perusing through my trusty Babycakes cookbook, I […]

Baked Eggplant Fries

Want to know why Adrienne is drooling? Eggplant. I know, eggplant isn’t normally a drool worthy food. In fact, he’s kind of a frumpy little vegetable. But when sliced up […]

Sugar-Free Chocolate Sauce

Yesterday was an empty day. You know the kind…no matter what you eat, not matter how much, you’re still hungry. So, I was foraging around the pantry looking for something […]

Veggie Burger Salad

We have a really good problem happening in our back yard. The lettuce is growing out of control. Which means I can’t stop making salads. Even if I wanted to. […]


Hello and happy Monday! Babycakes and I started the week out with a hike this morning. But not without some fuel before we left. Dates stuffed with peanut butter. Nature’s […]

The Great Fundraising Act

If you haven’t heard, today is the auction for The Great Fundraising Act. Susan from The Great Balancing Act was recently diagnosed with Lymphoma, and since she is stuck in […]

Drier than the Gobi

Good Morning!! This is the face I looked at while eating breakfast this morning. Good, indeed. These are the coffee beans I ground to make coffee this morning. Also good. […]

Babycakes Friday: Banana Bread

This week I tackled banana bread. Tackled? How hard can banana bread be? You ask yourself. Well, you have to understand that Meeker’s sister makes the best banana bread you’ve […]


My day was pretty simple. A fun, easy food, a couple of walks, a thunderstorm, and a lot of reading. Breakfast Look at that peanut butter oozing out of the […]