Recipes

For the Love of Cheesecakes

Although for many people, Valentine's Day is just another commercial holiday, I see it as a fun opportunity to remind people we love them...and a great excuse to prepare a nice meal! This year, there was an unexpected cheese theme. It all started with my sudden urge to try making a cheesecake and was followed by… Continue reading For the Love of Cheesecakes

Foodie Adventures

‘Tis The Season for Baking!

I love the holiday season. It's magical, colorful, full of traditions and, best of all, full of good food. This year was interesting as we spent our first Christmas at home, without visiting our families since we moved a bit too far to make it work (at least for this year). Since I knew it wouldn't… Continue reading ‘Tis The Season for Baking!

Foodie Adventures

When Snow and Hearts are on the Forecast…

Wow, what a week! What started as the first week of my husband being out of town turned out to be the most eventful week of the year so far! (Yes, I know, it's only February...) Although my husband was initially only supposed to come home on Friday, he was sent home early based on… Continue reading When Snow and Hearts are on the Forecast…

Food Education

TCP: Sweet Potato Casserole

This TCP (Toddler Cooking Project) is actually what we made last week, for the school Thanksgiving feast. Each class was asked to bring a dish to share during the lunch feast. I figured we could make something fun, fairly easy, that our group might actually eat: sweet potato casserole! We used the recipe from the… Continue reading TCP: Sweet Potato Casserole