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Halloween this year was quiet, just the two of us. Since we don’t have many kids come knocking on our door anymore, we decided to be “bad” and pretend we were not home.  It’s not hard when you turn out all the lights and watch the episodes of Poldark you’ve […]

Fun Fondue for Halloween





Sometimes you just gotta have a pizza! Take out is fine–but a homemade pizza, making it with just what you are craving right now is better! Pictured above is a white pizza (meaning without tomato sauce), topped with mushrooms, roasted tomatoes and shaved asparagus, drizzled with olive oil and sprinkled […]

Homemade Pizza



Kids CAN cook! When a child sees those around him cook, when he is taught by parents and grandparents, when healthy food is encouraged and he is allowed to experiment with it, he not only learns the basics of cooking and eating well, but gains confidence that he, indeed, can […]

Shrimp Lo Mein




Summer Is Over…… …and school has begun.  During the first few days of a new school year, all is exciting as the kids meet and get to know their teachers, make new friends, and use their new school supplies.  But those new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle or Frozen lunchboxes will […]

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