King Sue Ham Hungarian Sausages Paired With A Simple Salad and Toasted Bread

A is such a huge fan of sausages. I swear, he buys a different type each week and prepares them in all sorts of ways he can think of. My favorite, however, is the simple hotdog in a bun with lots of ketchup, mayo, mustard, lettuce and pickles. We weren’t scheduled to go grocery shopping … Read more King Sue Ham Hungarian Sausages Paired With A Simple Salad and Toasted Bread

After A Week of Limited Screen Time

Last week, I wrote about encouraging my kids to veer away from screens (TV, iPad, iPhone) and explore other activities, such as painting, crafts, dance and music. It’s amazing what one week of moderated screen time can do! I’ve encountered little tantrum-throwing, the minis can pay attention to one activity for longer periods of time, they’ve learned … Read more After A Week of Limited Screen Time

Why I Decided to ‘Just Cook!’

A few weeks ago, I enrolled in a 6-week online course taught by Maya Adam. The title of the class, Child Nutrition, says it all: Our lectures are all about what is healthy for our kids (and ourselves) and what isn’t. I knew I had to learn more about healthy eating because there are a … Read more Why I Decided to ‘Just Cook!’

What We’ve Been Up To: Encouraging Creative and Independent Play

It’s been a while since I last published a real blog post. By real, I mean, not an advertorial or a press release. That’s because I’ve been very busy ironing out the changes I will be doing on the blog. Yep. There will be changes. Clue 1: A new design. Clue 2: I’ve been painting. … Read more What We’ve Been Up To: Encouraging Creative and Independent Play