• Simple weekday meals

    On school days, our meals are pretty simple. I typically don’t like to spend a lot of time in the kitchen when the weather is this hot. Monday was meatless Monday and the girls’ request was for…

  • 2-ingredient Grilled Chicken

    Roast carrots and potatoes are the staples on the Hip menu. We’re always buying potatoes (usually russet) and we’re always running out of potatoes. Just yesterday, we had grilled chicken to go with those roast carrots and…

  • Hazy days and Mondays

    As a general rule, I have nothing against Mondays. Not since my days as a suit and even back then, Mondays mornings often found me enjoying a quiet cup of coffee in my office as I waited…