Category «Food»

Dining out…with kids

I honestly have trouble remembering what my food tasted like after we eat out as a family. Did I just eat all that? When? I don’t remember. I think it was good. My dining out experience with kids consists of keeping them subdued enough to where a glass of tea is not hurled across the …

White Sauce (Japanese restaurant style)

One of the best things I like when going to eat at a Japanese restaurant is that delicious oh-so-good, white sauce.  I searched for a good “copy-cat” recipe that would taste just like the sauce from our local restaurant and by cracky I do believe I found it! I tweaked it a bit to come …

Country eatin’ – homemade peach ice cream

We did something fantastic today. Something we have talked about doing for a while now. Something we have daydreamed about, with blissful little smiles on our faces. We bought an ice cream maker. We are now ice cream making fanatics. Oh the possibilities! chocolate, vanilla, banana, cookies & cream, coffee…COFFEE, PEOPLE! Oh it is pure …

The Bake-Off

Due to some snow and ice, schools were closed today. Let’s see…three 4 year olds and a 2 year old…at home…together…all day. The best solution to this is to keep them busy. So I rented a couple kid movies from Amazon On Demand – and planned to also let them bake cookies. I really saw their …

Where, oh Where Is Thanksgiving?

Am I missing something here, or have we really started to jump from Halloween straight into Christmas? I went to Target trying to find a decorative Thanksgiving platter. Could I find anything remotely similar to pilgrims, or turkeys? Noooooo. But I did find 4 isles of Christmas decorations along with the ever so chirpy “Jungle Bells” …

Dinner at Cody Creek

Since my mom had the nerve to sweetly told me this afternoon that she didn’t want to see any more of my posts on blog design tips but would rather see her babies…I knew I had to come up with something worthy to post about that was just about the kids. So when David suggested …