Pancakes, Pancakes!

One of Simon's favorite books is Pancakes, Pancakes! by Eric Carle. It's an (unintentionally) hilarious story about a poor kid that just wants a big pancake for breakfast, but, is set in a time and place where he needs to cut and thresh the wheat and take the grain to the miller for flour, get …

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Pineapple Green Smoothie

I've been looking at smoothies to find a good, easy and tasty way to incorporate more vegetables in our diets at home, and although there are a couple regulars, and some that didn't work out so well... the latest smoothie I tried was so good that I feel the world needs to know. It is …

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What to do with all that left-over turkey?

Thanksgiving is a great holiday to indulge in the traditional Thanksgiving meal and share with family. However, after the holiday is over, we are all usually left with a lot of good food, that although good, can get a little boring to eat the same way for over a week!</> Here are a few ideas …

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Saturday Morning Waffles

These waffles are pretty decadent, but are perfect for a weekend morning before an outdoor adventure with the kids. We've found the NYT Cooking App to be a great resource and one of our favorite recipes from there is for Buttermilk-Brown Sugar Waffles. Ingredients (makes about 8 waffles): 2 eggs 1 ¾ cups buttermilk 1 stick butter, melted and cooled to …

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