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

Foodie Adventures

Paleo Valentine Treat: Individual Chocolate Cakes

See, I had this big dinner plan for Valentine's day. Filet mignon with asparagus and a chocolate treat for dessert. As my husband wasn't at work on Thursday, we caved in and ordered food for lunch. We made a moderately good food decision considering the delivery options we had, but it was still more than… Continue reading Paleo Valentine Treat: Individual Chocolate Cakes

Foodie Adventures

Happy Heart Day!

As far as I can remember, Valentine's day, with my family, was never about big gifts and expensive dinners at the restaurant. My best Valentine memories involve a home-cooked dinner, candles and cards...often homemade. It's about spending quality time together, enjoying a good meal, and reminding everyone how much we love them. I try to… Continue reading Happy Heart Day!