Yin Mom, Yang Mom

Lunch

Donuts, Olives, Hot Dogs, and Some Healthy Stuff

This week there are people in my house who are sick.  I’m working hard at not catching it, so far so good, knock on wood. I’ve been eating a lot of garlic, and drinking all kinds of antioxidant concoctions.  It’s working, I know it.   Tonight I wasn’t too hungry at dinnertime, after a busy…

I was sorta wrong, a little right, but mostly wrong.

I made another one with a pinched crust and it was much prettier, but of course I forgot to photograph it.

I’ve been meaning to post about this for a while now.  A while back Allie told me about her pie crust recipe.  I told her that I felt store bought, refrigerated dough was adequate. She didn’t believe me.  I was adament.  She wouldn’t buy it. I realized it was time to break out the big…

This sounds weird, but it’s good.

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Polish dill pickle soup, that is.  It’s amazing, if you like pickles. It does sound really weird, and everyone looks at me skeptically when I tell them about it, but you should try it before you judge it, you just might love it.  My kids always laugh when I tell them I’m making it, so…

Easy Quinoa Salad

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Since I’m now on a mission to eat something for dinner that I’m proud of, tonight I made my easy, healthy, but most importantly delicious and kid friendly quinoa salad.  This takes about 5 minutes of prep and 15 minutes to cook, and the beauty is that it’s really versatile and easy to tailor it…

Supermom Cooking Challenge 001 – Mere’s Interpretation

So, my sister calls me and tells me that last night, she made pumpkin waffles for dinner. Since I didn’t have dinner planned yet, I decided that’s what I’d make tonight.  Ironically, I’d made Eggo waffles and bacon for dinner last night, but since I was having a crazy day at work and zero time…