Archive for October, 2011

Weekly Salad

That’s right, it’s time for the weekly salad. I’m still on a salad-for-lunch-kick, but it’s no longer exclusive. I had a sandwich and soup yesterday. So, at least I’m branching […]

Now Work it Out

I just finished the best workout (that’s me in its midst) and had to let you in on it. Five rounds for time* Run 200 meters20 Pull-upsRun 200 meters20 Push-upsRun […]

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds – three ways

We carved pumpkins last Saturday.   I’d like to tell you that the snaggle-tooth-triangle-eye pumpkin was Adrienne’s doing. But I’d be lying. (And you’d never believe me, anyway) I’m not […]

Crock Pot Pumpkin Soup

Remember how I told you I loved fall? I do. But it has nothing to do with cooler temperatures. It has everything to do with the food. And the colors. […]


I wandered out into the middle of the street in my pajamas and slippers to take this picture yesterday morning. Then spent the rest of the day doing fall things […]

Pancakes with Blueberry Syrup

  This morning, I woke up out of a dream that my brother-in-law was kidnapped (you okay Robby?) and I had to save him by beating up some gangsters. I […]

Babycakes Friday: A Review

I’ve made quite a few recipes from the Babycakes Cookbook. Twenty recipes, to be exact. I feel like I’ve reached a standstill. There are more recipes to make, but I […]

Apple Cabbage Slaw

The girl likes carrots. She doesn’t actually eat them. She just gnaws and slobbers on them until they turn into something resembling a smooth river rock. It’s quite a feat. […]

Oatmeal Pumpkin Breakfast

I did it. I cracked open a can of pumpkin. Meeker was confused why I didn’t just bake a pumpkin (the one in the above picture), scrape it out, get […]

Tuesday Things

1. Remember when I used to be a morning person? I barely remember. But I was up this morning and saw this gorgeousness outside my window. Hello again, 6am.   […]