Category Archives: Cooking

First Height Measure

M got a beautiful growth chart for Christmas and we’ve just now gotten it hung up and done her first measure (at 19 months). If you like it, check out this illustrator and her other work.  So, at 19 months, … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Pasta Toss

I continue to be amazed by the recipes in Whole Food Kitchen.  This one was super easy, especially because I did most of the prep, including cutting the veggies and cooking the beans, the night before.  I am still working … Continue reading

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Done with coming up with blog titles. I’ll use the date if I can’t think of anything else.  Sorry about the unoriginality. Baked something from Whole Food Kitchen this weekend – Banana Coconut Oat Cookies with Sunflower Seeds. Yum, but … Continue reading

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Maple and Tamari Roasted Rainbow Veggies

Fell off the wagon for a week while I was sick (still recovering from that), but I finally tried another new delicious recipe from Whole Food Kitchen.  This time it was Maple and Tamari Roasted Rainbow Veggies.  While I am … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Potato Curry Stew and Reading

Tried three new recipes in the last week from the online Whole Food Kitchen seminar.  This one was from one of the contributors and I wouldn’t recommend it for a Sunday night at 7pm – lots of chopping and prepping … Continue reading

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Pockets and Honey Miso Baked Tofu

M finally found an outfit with perfect pockets! This weekend I tried another recipe from Whole Food Kitchen and we’re excited to have a yummy new flavor for the tofu on our lunch salads (Honey Miso Baked Tofu).

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Up for The Challenge?

I think back on my life “before baby” and it’s an interesting perspective to have on yourself and your life.  I’ve been thinking back about my 30-day yoga challenge I created for myself about 2 years ago for my 29th … Continue reading

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What a lovely evening. I brought the wonderfully wonderful Caitlin (I am just not as good with words as she is!) home from work with me and to my favorite yoga studio. Earlier in the day we were trying to … Continue reading

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We had a fun little book club pot luck on the Sunday before St. Patrick’s Day and I am just now getting around to posting the pictures. R and I made corned beef and cabbage out of our favorite cookbook … Continue reading

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We recently took blood tests, and were weighed and our height was measured, to determine our eligibility (and pricing) for life insurance. On Friday, our broker called us to say that Ryan had come in one pricing structure higher than … Continue reading

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