The Sacred Act of Eating…or…Pumpkin Guts Are Gross and Fun

Fall.  My favorite time of year.  There is something delicious about cold mornings, longer evenings and the smell of firewood in the air.  The hot tea tastes cozier, the fuzzy socks feel softer.  The nostalgic yearning for dad’s chili, homemade applesauce and pumpkin flavored latte’s warms the tummy AND the heart.  It’s funny how foodContinue reading “The Sacred Act of Eating…or…Pumpkin Guts Are Gross and Fun”

Perfect Moments and Why I’m Adding Bee Spit to my Green Tea

So what happened this week?  Everyone in my house has the plague but ME!  So exciting.  I mean, not that everyone is sick that sucks.  But they’ve both had their flu shots, Benji is still nursing and Ellie is already on the mend. And I’m not sick!!  Wiping noses, cleaning snotty fingers, closing my eyesContinue reading “Perfect Moments and Why I’m Adding Bee Spit to my Green Tea”

Five Surprising Ways to Raise A Healthy Eater!

It didn’t occur to me I was doing anything particularly amazing around eating until I started talking to other moms, who seemed to be a little amazed at how I’m feeding my 11 month old. But first, a quick comment on What’s Happening In the World Right Now. The world can be a horrible, cruelContinue reading “Five Surprising Ways to Raise A Healthy Eater!”