Every morning (literally) my second born Niara, sleepily makes her way into the kitchen with one question on her lips…”Is the oatmeal ready?” Niara is the original oatmeal girl. Although none of us are exactly sure why she loves it so much, or even when her oatmeal crush started, we all know that she loves her… Read More Creamy Dreamy Oatmeal
Pesto. Even sitting here typing the words make my stomach yearn for some. I fell in love with pesto about nine years ago. A dear friend invited us over for dinner and set before me a plate of pasta with a green sauce gently coating the noodles. I admit, I wasn’t so sure about green… Read More Pecan Pesto Pasta – 100% Vegan!
The very first question I get asked by my girls when my feet touch the floor in the morning is, “Mom, what’s for breakfast?” The second question is, “Mom, have you had your coffee?” I guess they understand that nothing really happens until I get my morning cup of hope! Since we have decided to… Read More My Top 6 Kitchen Gadgets I Can’t Live Without!
So this may be a little weird. But I have a new crush. My mop. I know what you are thinking…she has finally lost it (and maybe I have). My mom (who has lived through many of my failed attempts of mopping floors) bought this as my house warming present. A mop….ahhhhh….thanks???? I…had…no…idea. The moment… Read More Mopping in High Heels!
So my best friend sent me this article months ago, but today I finally opened it up. What took me so long? Well…I really am not one who is into ‘sheds’, they are more for the guys…right? Wrong! I was blown away (and completely inspired) when I read the article. I hope you are too!… Read More Introducing “She Sheds”: Women’s Answer To The Man Cave
Greens, Greens, and nothing but greens! I love greens. I have always loved greens Maybe not as much as the green-loving witch in Into The Woods (I can’t imagine deciding to ruin people’s lives over greens), but I think I am a string second. I remember my parents having to set clear boundaries on my… Read More Lemony Sauteed Greens
A few days ago, my sister Cherie and I drove to the Whole Foods in Annapolis, MD to hear a lecture from Dr.Neal Bernard. Now, for those who don’t know I am a huge Dr. Bernard fan. He is best known for his revolutionary work with diabetes. He has proven, through years of research and case… Read More Crispy Chickpea Cakes