Wedding Weekend

Adrienne and I just got back from a very fun three day wedding weekend. One of my very, very, very best friends (whom I’ve known since kindergarten) got married this […]


Watermelon Cucumber Salad

This is the easiest potluck dish of all time. Especially if you happen to like cutting up watermelon. Which I so, so do. It’s gratifyingly easy to slice into perfect […]


Peach Pie Smoothies

Tis (finally!) the season for peaches. I’ve been buying and eating them by the bucketful. Cannot get enough. So I thought I’d mix a few of them into a smoothie. […]


Creamy Garden Vegetable Soup

I know. Soup at the end of July seems almost blasphemous. But we’ve had a string of cloudy and cool days here. It almost feels like fall, so I’m letting […]


mark it with a b.

Pat-a-cake, pat-a-cake, baker’s man. Bake me a cake as fast as you can; Roll it, Pat it and mark it with B, Put it in the oven for baby and […]


homeschooling a two year old :: numbers

Thank you again (so much) for your kind words and questions/feedback on our homeschooling decision. I know it’s not for everyone, and I really appreciate all the love and respectful […]


Marinated Green Bean Salad

Thank you all so much for your comments and feedback on my homeschooling post. I am not sure what I expected when I threw that out there…but you were all […]


our decision to homeschool.

If you would have told me five years ago that I would even be considering homeschooling, I would have laughed in your face. Then probably rolled my eyes. Then given […]


Big Batch Oatmeal Cinnamon Chocolate Chip Cookies

Growing up, one of my mom’s best friends and our neighbor (hi Leigh!) used to make these cookies all the time. Seems like (to my eight year old mind) that […]


a good mess.

Adrienne and I were out of the house until about noon yesterday and, as usual, I packed a multitude of snacks for her (all eaten) and none for myself. So, […]

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