Homemade Applesauce

Homemade Applesauce

There are times in your life when all you (or your children) want is a comforting, sweet bowl of applesauce. You could be feeling unwell and looking to follow the BRAT diet (bananas – rice – applesauce – toast) for a day or two. You could be looking for a relatively...
Hamantaschen for Purim

Hamantaschen for Purim

One of our favorite Jewish holidays is Purim, because it is a holiday where you are encouraged to dress up, make merry, and raise a glass (or several) to another historical fable of the Jewish people surviving against all odds! We had a lot of fun celebrating the...
Mommy Muffins

Mommy Muffins

I know, the title is ridiculous! It makes me laugh! But it warms my heart when my kids clamor for my “mommy muffins”—which are delicious and healthy at the same time! Muffins can be a wonderful, portable snack food—but conventional, store-bought muffins are really not...
Mexican Night for the Big 4-0

Mexican Night for the Big 4-0

Nick’s favorite cuisine is Mexican… and good Mexican food is pretty difficult to find outside of the Americas! We are always on the lookout and have found gems in the most surprising of places, like Mojo’s Flying Burritos in Bali, Indonesia, and Viva Mexico by Mr....