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Buncha lunch ideas*

Alright the “*” here is that though this blog post is called “25 Quick and Easy School Lunches to Pack for your Kids”, these ideas might be more accurately called “25 Yummy Lookin Recipes From Which Leftovers Could Easily Make … Continue reading

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Cool Tools

This weeks post is on kitchen tools. I suppose I am a closeted gadget freak. I get really excited about new kitchen implements while pretending outwardly (to my wife) that they are nothing but clutter. Well, I guess there is … Continue reading

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More hidden veggies: Super Simple Turkey Tacos

Our son has all of a sudden decided that he detests all vegetables – even vegetables he happily ate as recently as 2 weeks ago. So, we’re having to get a little more creative in order to get him all … Continue reading

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Learning Tower

The Learning Tower is one of our favorite purchases. We’ve had it for almost four years now and it gets daily use. What is it? Well it’s a crazy looking step stool that let’s our kids stand at counter height.  This … Continue reading

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Move Over Crackers…

make room for Annie Chun’s Kelp snacks. I can speak for two boys around here who are loving these melt-in-your mouth snacks, though I don’t think they have been patient enough to experience that exactly yet.  There are other brands … Continue reading

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Bread makers do the hard work

Back in gradaute school, I would occassionally spend an entire weekend day making bread from scratch.  I bought the Tassajara Bread Book and would diligently follow directions on amounts of ingredients, then spend a half hour kneading, followed by many hours … Continue reading

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Pancake Ramp-up

Posting a quick tip here, in the spirit of the 4th Annual Central Montessori Pancake Breakfast, coming up on February 25th.  Pancakes, a plethora of toppings, raffle tickets are all $1 each, all to benefit Neighborhood Resource Center of Greater … Continue reading

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