Category Archives: cooking

Sweet Potatoes and Two

Little man turned 2 yesterday.  Although he insists he’s one, or three.  And this morning I heard five when Seth was asking him. Anything but two is acceptable.  I feel quite accomplished in the fact that we’ve kept a child … Continue reading

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Camping Kabobs

Weekend before last we went camping. Seth was cleaning off his desk and found our pass for the Tyler State Park, which expires in January.  I’d wanted to go camping for a while, and when he found it, he said, … Continue reading

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Little Man and Jalapeno Jelly

Things have been rather busy as of late. I want it noted that Jack did the boots all by himself.  He likes to pretend he’s daddy. He also got a new car seat.  Now he can see all the cars … Continue reading

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

I had a visitor last week.  He was just learning how to fly. And he obligingly let me take lots of pictures of him while he posed fearlessly, preparing for his next flight. I thought he was cute. Anyway, in … Continue reading

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Cornbread Better Than the Box

The girls went blueberry picking last week. Jack got to try them for the first time.  He wasn’t real sure what to make of them.  We discovered that if you gave him one at a time, he would happily eat … Continue reading

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Not So Traditional Bierocks

It’s been rather busy here of late. I made an owl. Jack discovered sweeping. And shoes. And I remembered these. Bierock?  What’s a bierock? Traditionally, it’s a German pastry, stuffed with cabbage, ground beef, and onions. I’ve never had … Continue reading

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Summertime and Chicken Alfredo

Although it isn’t technically summer here yet, it sure feels like it. Not having a kiddie pool, we make do with what we have. And sometimes we don’t wear very much. Figuring out what to eat can be difficult too, it’s just … Continue reading

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