Foodie Adventures, Random Meals

My Pumpkin Spice Addiction!

I promised myself I wouldn't go crazy this year. But then, the world turned pumpkin-spiced and I simply couldn't help it! I browsed the various grocery stores, looking for new and interesting pumpkin-inspired products. Let me just say, it's a good year to be pumpkin obsessed, folks. Of course, I had my usual PSL at… Continue reading My Pumpkin Spice Addiction!

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Happy Thanksgiving, Y’all! (+ Post-Meal Update)

(See the end of the post for pictures of the dishes and thoughts on the recipes) This Thanksgiving is very special. For the last 6 years, our Turkey Day tradition had been the same...travel to Northern Virginia to spend time with my husband's family and stuff ourself silly. As we just moved to Atlanta, travelling for a… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving, Y’all! (+ Post-Meal Update)

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

Food Education, Recipes

The Toddler Cooking Project: Cornbread Muffins

Finally a week when nothing unfortunate happened while cooking with the toddlers! No slicing my finger, no breaking the blender, just good old baking. I still can't get over how well our twelve kiddos behave while we cook. My goal is to always cook from scratch which always takes more time but I feel like… Continue reading The Toddler Cooking Project: Cornbread Muffins