Berry Dijon Kale Salad

Do you want to know my first encounter with kale? I was in Nashville about 5 years ago, and a foodie friend mentioned it.  I literally had NO IDEA what he was talking about.  I even went so far to think, “I will never, ever eat that.”  Yeah, I’ll never drive a mini-van either. I […]

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Crispy Corn Flatbread

If you follow me on Instagram, you see that every bowl of soup I eat has one of these slices wedged in the corner. It’s just a tiny bit addicting….ahhh! Like I need anything else to dream about besides chocolate! Speaking of chocolate…you know how when you make brownies and you eat the edges first? […]

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Lemon Tahini Dressing

If I could reach into that photo and fix that one piece of lettuce hanging off the side….. If this were a hashtag, it would be #thingsthatdrivemecrazy. But in reality, many times I feel like that scraggly piece of lettuce hanging off the bowl. Like—if you could have seen my ensemble when dropping the kids […]

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Cheating and EoE

These past couple weeks, I’ve really been feeling the urge to talk about something specific- cheating. And no, I’m not talking about the relationship cheating; I’m talking about the food cheating. You know, when your child isn’t supposed to have wheat, dairy, or soy and yet you catch him with his hand in the cookie […]

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Basic Oatmeal

Years ago, the thought of a big bowl of oatmeal grossed me out.  It made me think of Goldilocks and her bowl of porridge.  Maybe the bears scared me–and not the porridge, but nonetheless, I couldn’t bring myself to eat it. When I finally did, I used the chalky packets and a microwave. Eh. Not […]

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