Looking for a hearty “salad” to chomp down this winter? This antipasto recipe is chocked full of olives, cheeses, cured meats, breadsticks, and a hint of lettuce to keep it in the salad category but not necessarily the healthy category. Prep Time: 10 minutes (includes openings of jars) Ingredients: Bag Italian salad mix Bundle of […]Read More Easy Antipasto Recipe
It’s happened! I’m once again pregnant and once again all over the place with emotions and morning sickness, food aversions and cravings, all the fun stuff, but now we have a two year old in the mix! What’s been happening? Also, warning! this is going to be a longer post since I haven’t posted anything […]Read More Fear & Loathing Through Parenthood: Look Who’s Talking, Too
I have eleven drafts going on my blog. I’ve opened them, wrote, edited, deleted. I officially have, not just writer’s block, but brain block. Spoiler: this post is not sharp-toothed or insightfully written, it’s an open forum to share your point of view with me,if you so desire (which I hope you do!). I told […]Read More Shot.
This one gets a little philosophical, but a nice refresher to never doubt yourself as a mom. Ever. As a parent, or soon-to-be, you’ll receive lots of advice and opinions you didn’t ask for. Sometimes all you can do is just smile and nod. On Being a Working Mom, Stay at Home, Part-Time, Full-Time – […]Read More Fear & Loathing Through Parenthood, Part 3: Separation, Time, and Watching your Baby Grow
Impress your friends, wow your clients, and make your mom proud with this flawless moscow mule recipe that can be carried throughout each season with the right accoutrement. Ingredients: Vodka (top or bottom shelf, with the right ingredients the vodka isn’t the focus) Ginger Beer (my go-to is Goslings) Lime Juice (my go-to is Rose’s […]Read More Ride or Die Moscow Mule Recipe
Welcome to Your Mom Bod – from imbalanced hormones, to having your body evicting its tiny squatter, then, slowly realizing things aren’t going quite back to how they were before it was two. Becoming a Glass Case of Emotions Before I crossed over into parenthood I had always prided myself on my stoic disposition. When […]Read More Fear & Loathing Through Parenthood, Part 2: the Body Issue