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CSA Week 1 – Let the fun begin…

In Family, Recipes On April 3, 2012 Comments Off on CSA Week 1 – Let the fun begin…

It’s Tuesday. That means Vollmer Farm CSA Day at my house! For those of you who may not know, Vollmer Farm is a family run business that I’m… Read More »

delicious bread

Break some bread with me…

In Recipes On April 2, 2012 Comments Off on Break some bread with me…

A while back, a dear friend yelled at me, personal trainer style. He yelled in shouty capitals and tried his best to be bossy. It was quite a… Read More »

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Spring favorites

In General, Things I Love On March 26, 2012 2 Comments

I’m going to let you in on a little known tarheelmom fact. I’m an Autumn girl. It’s the greatest of all seasons. I prefer cooler temps to warm… Read More »


Book Review – Janet Chapman’s Highlander Series

In Books, Reviews On March 23, 2012 Comments Off on Book Review – Janet Chapman’s Highlander Series

A couple of days before Christmas 2011, I got sick. Miserable. Cootie city. Give in to it, settle in on the couch and let the cooties ravage your… Read More »

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Quinoa with roasted garlic & tomatoes

In Family, Meatless Monday, Recipes On March 19, 2012 4 Comments

Quinoa is pronounced “keen-wha”. Funny little word, roll the word around on your tongue a little, it’s fun to say. It tastes like…well, it pretty much tastes like… Read More »


Hand crafted

In Family, Things I Love On March 12, 2012 2 Comments

I have a handful of blogs on my bookmark bar. Blogs I check every morning. Blogs that never disappoint. Blogs that make me smile, even before that first… Read More »

crock pot oatmeal

Breakfast of champions!

In Crock Pot, Family, Food Allergies, General, Kids, Recipes On March 8, 2012 3 Comments

First things first. I am not a chef. I have not been trained by anyone. My Mom wasn’t a great cook – don’t get me wrong…she wasn’t a… Read More »


French Onion Soup

In Family, Husband, Kids, Recipes On February 27, 2012 2 Comments

I love, love, love French Onion Soup. My hubs…not so much. He will eat almost anything but has a hard time with what he likes to call, “slimy… Read More »

homemade veggie/fruit cleanser

Friday tip – A little spritz will do ‘ya

In General, Tips On January 20, 2012 Comments Off on Friday tip – A little spritz will do ‘ya

We eat a lot of fresh organic fruits and veggies around here. Organic foods are very important to me. I try very hard to stick to an all… Read More »


New Year, New Post…let’s make pizza!

In Family, Food Allergies, Husband, Kids, Meatless Monday, Recipes On January 18, 2012 Comments Off on New Year, New Post…let’s make pizza!

Happy 2012 Everyone! Yes, I realize we are well in to January. And I also realize it’s been almost forever since my last post. I apologize for that…. Read More »