Kale Caesar Salad with Crispy Tofu

Happy Friday! What a week it has been. We are suppose to get a foot of snow between now and tomorrow. Sounds like the perfect time for movies and baking! Going to try and make a gluten free loaf of bread. Will keep you all posted on if it’s a success or total failure. I’m…

Mom Life: What To Wear

If you’re a new Mom, you are just desperately trying to find the time to go to the bathroom and shower. Eventually, you graduate to getting out of the house in yoga pants. And unless you are headed into a job that forces you to dress a specific way for work, it’s safe to say…

Sunday Brunch: Chocolate Glazed Donuts

Happy Sunday! It’s time to make the donuts! I’m from New England so the spelling of donuts can be somewhat of a battle. There is donuts and doughnuts. All I know is that I lost the spelling bee in 4th grade because of this word, thanks Dunkin Donuts.  I’ve been on a roll of trying…

Guest Series: Tex-Mex Salad for a Crowd

I really do believe homemade is best. I love planning and shopping and cooking . I love the feeling of exhaustion after being on my feet all day, watching people enjoy a meal. But sometimes life gets in the way, and homemade isn’t always possible. At least a few times during the fall when I do…

Weeknight Dinner: 20 Min Peanut Noodles 

This is a simple yet delicious dish that can be made ahead of time. It’s light, refreshing, colorful and yummy! 20 Min Peanut Noodles Serves 2 Ingredients for Noodles 1 Rotisserie Chicken Breast (I used chicken we baked on Sunday), cubed 14 Medium Peeled Shrimp 1/2 box of Rice Noddles 2 Carrots, julienned 2 Scallions,…

Toddler Tuesday: Play Kitchen

As you may have seen in my kitchen renovation posts, we have a decent size kitchen but there is very little free space. My husband has a 60 mile commute to/from work which means I’m usually preparing dinner on my own with a toddler  wrapped around my leg begging for Momma. I don’t know what…

Mantra – Take Care of Yourself

Oie. This is not a wristband from a Spring Break party. It’s an emergency room identification bracelet. Here I am. Back from a week in Miami. Relaxed in the sun with my family. Walks along the beach. Fresh air. The best. Came home got grocery shopping, laundry, baking, food prep all done. Clean house. Happy…