Recipes & Ideas

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

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

Green Salsa Pork Tacos with Sweet Potato-Cannelini Bean Quinoa


Green Salsa Pork Tacos-Now that my sweet loves are in preschool, and we have other scheduled activities on the days we don’t have school, I am getting a slight preview of the craziness mornings

No fail fish in foil and broccoli-feta couscous


One of the most useful mommy tools I have – OnDemand TV.  I seriously can’t believe we had to wait around when we were little to watch our cartoon of choice.  At the same

hummus-bell pepper-feta wraps


We live a few hours away from our immediate family.  Which means we have had to create our own support network here to help us with our little people.  And sometimes my crew can

nut butter-jelly-cream cheese quesadilla


I have been so lucky to meet some amazing moms here in Brooklyn.  I have also met the scary stereotypical brooklyn moms and have gone running for the hills from them.  One mommy friend