As I sat and folded the diapers today all I could think is I'm so over it! After three kids (two are still in diapers), I've had enough. I have washed and folded so many diapers over the years and I can't see the light at the end of the tunnel. The problem is I'm… Continue reading Cloth Diapers
Sometimes we eat boxed food, and those days are glorious! No planning, no prepping, no cooking, other than 10 minutes or so. Kids were fussy and cranky all day, piles of laundry had to get done and the day after soccer I always feel quite drained. So boxed pasta and sauce it is. Throw on… Continue reading Sometimes I Don’t Want To Cook
It takes an incredible amount of caffeine for me to get through my day! I probably consume at least 10 cups of tea a day, I'm not a big fan of coffee but when needed an espresso shot will help too! The following is a doodle of an average day at my house with three… Continue reading It Takes A Surprising Amount Of Caffeine!
Today is my little girl's first birthday! It'll be the last first birthday in our family so I'm pretty excited. Plus we managed to survive the first year with a 7 year old, 2 year old and a baby! For her birthday cake I am making a strawberry sponge cake topped with whip cream. First… Continue reading Sponge Cake With Strawberries And Whip Cream
Finding a balance, the secret to living life well. It's a good thing I enjoy exercise as much as I enjoy food! I love sweets, and Dad is always reminding me that I am undoing all of my hard work when I snack. I believe that life is meant to be lived so do what… Continue reading Finding Balance
If you are like me and a little bit of a control freak it can be hard to let your kids help in the kitchen. I am torn between wanting to foster a love of cooking in my little ones and having the patience to do just that. Anytime I ask if my kiddos want… Continue reading Kids In The Kitchen
It's a snowy Saturday morning here. It's a great morning for pancakes! I live with a bunch of pancake monsters, no need for plates - everyone just grabs them as soon as they're cool and eats them with their hands. We don't use syrup but I always add something tasty to the pancakes. Today we… Continue reading Snowy Saturday Morning