Super Fast Spelt Biscuits


I have a very early riser here – Matty calls for his freedom anytime between 5-6am.  I make pointless efforts to try to get him to fall back asleep with me, and we wrestle

Nut butter-jelly-cream cheese pizza


I sometimes feel like I am going to go bonkers if I continue to make the same things for the kids to eat over and over.  Then I have the problem that the toddlers

Sweet Potato-Spinach Vegetarian Chili


The marketing campaign of meatless mondays has totally worked on me.  I just can’t bring myself to cook anything but vegetarian on Mondays – it is almost like they have cast a spell on

Pumpkin Cranberry Whole Wheat Scones


Pre-children, we were lucky enough to travel a bit.  I was proposed to in Paris, on the Pont de Artes, so not surprisingly, that is one of my favorite places we went.  We jam-packed

Staying at home packed lunch


I am more convinced, with every small change I make to incorporate healthier, more diverse foods into my diet, that the key is preparation.  There are tons of sites that extoll the virtues of

Baby Kale Salad with Hummus Dressing


I did something really cool on Saturday.  I went to a grocery store all by myself.  It. Was. Thrilling.  And to boot – it was a Whole Foods.   I also finally picked up

Orzo with Chickpea, Carrots, and Fresh Mozzarella


This seriously took 10 minutes.  I made it on one of those days where I knew serving them grilled cheese for the third day in a row for lunch would earn me some sort