• Keep calm and snack on!

    What do you do when lunch is a distant 2 hours away and your tummy’s doing drum solos every other minute? Answer: Keep calm and snack on!! Man, do we need snacks around here? The cold and…

  • The closet snacker comes out

    I know I said I’m not a snacker. Well, I lied. Blame it on the cold days and lots of walking working up the appetite like crazy, so I have succumbed somewhat to the healthy habit of…

  • Same name, only better

    We eat at Chili’s quite often (well, we used to) so it’s not like we absolutely had to eat at Chili’s while on vacation. In fact, I’d rather try something different. But sometimes, you go with what’s…

  • Loaded croissant – breakfast or dinner?

    Sometimes the simplest meals are the yummiest and healthiest. For instance, we had this last night. A really simple croissant with ham and guacamole. Raine and I made a huge bowl, more like an ocean, of guacamole.…

  • Doing the guacamole

    Okay, so we’re a family of picky eaters. There’s just certain foods we wouldn’t touch with a ten foot pole, and there are certain foods we just can’t get enough of. We’re guacamole freaks and I’m to…

  • feeling like green

    I honestly don’t know where this week went. Seems like a strong breeze blew in Monday morning and swept me right through the week, mostly settling the kids’ school stuff. Except for Monday, I didn’t get to…