Monthly Archives: March 2012

Sweet Potato Quinoa Tacos with Chipotle Sauce

I know it’s not actually summer yet, but today’s sunshine could have fooled me.   A wave of warmth hit my corner of the world this week and today’s temperatures were in the 80’s.  Eighty glorious degrees – in March!  … Continue reading

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Books About Spring

We’ve been fighting our way through sickness this past week, and we may still have a few more days of it.  I wouldn’t wish this nasty flu/cold bug on anyone, but I have caught a few glimpses of silver lining … Continue reading

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Whole Grain Banana Nut Muffins

I love muffins!  They are the perfect make-ahead breakfast, afternoon snack, or gift for the neighbor.  I make some version of them at least once or twice a week.  In fact, it’s only Tuesday and already I have made 3 … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick’s Day Round Up

We already had a Saint Patrick’s Day birthday party last weekend, but the Irish fun isn’t over yet.  I have been looking for a few fun and simple ways to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day with my family.  Here are my … Continue reading

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Mint Lime Cupcakes with Lime Curd Filling

For our Irish themed celebration over the weekend, I made cupcakes.  The part where I Made Cupcakes was a big deal!  In the past I have always purchased them from my favorite local bakery or called my sister, the baking … Continue reading

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A Saint Patrick’s Day Party (and a Birthday!)

My sweet baby was born on Saint Patrick’s Day two years ago.  Two years ago!  Instead of dwelling too much on how two whole years could have possibly passed us by, we planned a party to celebrate. When it comes … Continue reading

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Banana Roll: The Easiest Breakfast Recipe!

I am definitely more of a brunch person than a breakfast person.  Brunch, in my opinion, is superior largely because I have a few extra hours to prepare and ease into it.  Breakfast, for heaven’s sake, takes me by surprise … Continue reading

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