My iPhone is my Village

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Most moms routinely hear the cyber-chatter about evil, slacking parents on their smartphones at the park or at children's events. To be clear, I am … [Continue reading]

Halibut with Summer Vegetables

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I love making this puree in the summer when all the beautiful vegetables are popping up at the farmers market, but now that it's a little later in the … [Continue reading]

Lunch Art Dads

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School's back! And for those of you crafty parents out there looking for some artistic outlets, consider checking out these websites of dads who got a … [Continue reading]

Cutting Back on Facebook

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Most of us know what a time suck Facebook can be, but it’s such a hard habit to break. I’ve read many blog posts out there with tips that suggest just … [Continue reading]

Moving Day

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So, as many of you know, last week we moved out of the house we lived in for ten years. As moving day approached, I braced myself for the weight of … [Continue reading]

Tofu Salad Puree

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I love cooking with tofu. It's incredibly versatile and is packed with protein, iron, calcium and fatty acids. People all over the world have been … [Continue reading]

A Farm Fresh Getaway

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I’ve wanted to take my kids to Los Poblanos, an organic farm and historic inn in New Mexico, for over a year now. My first attempt was thwarted when, … [Continue reading]

All Natural DIY Air Freshener

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Do you want your home to have that warm, welcoming smell, like Pottery Barn or William Sonoma stores have? Try this all natural air freshener that … [Continue reading]

Cures for a Lame Lunch

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After selling our house and moving farther away from work, we have found ourselves with what amounts to about 30 minutes less down time after school … [Continue reading]

Accidental Homeschooling

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Recently, we had the opportunity to enter our 1st grader into a Spanish Immersion program. When we first looked into it, we thought: this is amazing. … [Continue reading]