Great Expectations

I’ve had so much on my mind in regards to SPD & parenting.  I’ll share them with you over a handful of blog posts but beware,  some of my thoughts conflict with others.  So I’ll just put it out there: The thoughts I write here are my own thoughts for TODAY. WARNING: They may change … [Read more…]

Baked Oatmeal

I have been devouring Michael Pollan’s books on food lately. I know I’m a little behind the times, but I’m glad to have gotten my hands on his books. It is making me rethink the way I think about food. The Omnivore’s Dilemma talks a lot about corn. I’ve known for some time that corn … [Read more…]

Bake. Eat. Share. Love.

Tomorrow marks the 10th anniversary of 9/11. A day we will never forget. I’m sure we can all recall where we were when we heard the news. I was a first year teacher. I had heard from another teacher what had happened, but I could not comprehend the magnitude of the events that were unfolding. … [Read more…]

My Pepper Dilemma

My knowledge and understanding of peppers is pretty limited – probably limited to the bell and the jalapeno to be honest.  I found this beauty in my CSA veggie box:   So tell me (please): What kind of pepper is this? How hot is it? What do I do with it?