Dog Walk Art

Juneau spent some time drawing the other day. This isn’t the best one from the group, but definitely the funniest. First he drew the two humps and said they were Niko and Mogwai, our malamute and pug. Then he added the lines, which I naturally assumed were leashes or perhaps tails. Instead he said, Look Mom, […] read more

Weekly Chinese Lesson – Airplane = 飞机

飞机 is pronounced Fēi jī (pinyin) or or fay jee, both syllables are pronounced with neutral emphasis. 飞 is also the verb for to fly. In this case, the simplification of the traditional character – 飛 – to 飞 somewhat makes the word easier, but isn’t nearly as fun to write. read more

Hand Foot and Mouth Disease

Hand Foot and Mouth Disease is going around pretty fierce around here. The name is much worse than the actual ailment – which is more of a virus. There is no treatment (other than relieving symptoms such as fever and pain with motrin or tylenol). Ori was unlucky enough to get it from another kid […] read more

Mini Crustless Spinach Quiche

a very good friend of mine just had a baby, and i wanted to make her breakfast PLUS extra so she could freeze them and heat them up as needed / so mini souffle-like quiches came to mind, spinach for iron, red bell pepper for color and vitamin C. plus, doesn’t everything look better in minature […] read more

Slow Cooker Egg Soufflé

it’s 86 degrees F today… who wants the oven on? this recipe never fails to yield happy eaters. Asa, who normally disses eggs, cheese and anything green, devoured this passionately. Not only do the flavors infuse with the slow cooking, you just set it and go about your day until its done. Print Slow Cooker Egg […] read more

Baby Cereal Pancakes

this pancake is really a staple for Asa… i love it because it has eggs, milk and fruit and is a very healthy but tasty meal or snack. Print Baby Cereal Pancakes Author: jeanoei Recipe type: breakfast, snack   Ingredients ½ cup whole wheat flour ½ cup all purpose flour ½ cup baby cereal (i prefer Earth’s […] read more
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