Easy Peasy Grilled Caprese

Is it really January, or have I been secretly teleported to April.  The weather here is telling me the latter.  The trees in the yard are even confused as the early buds are being coerced out almost to full bloom.  I have been lackadaisical about the house work for no excuse other than it is warmContinue reading “Easy Peasy Grilled Caprese”

Simple Summer Pasta with Basil Pistachio Pesto and Blistered Tomatoes

Hi Y’all!  Tomorrow our baby, Georgia, will be five weeks old.  I cannot even begin to tell you how wonderful and stressful the past month has been.  Taking care of a four year old, two year old, and a newborn is a challenging adventure everyday.  Some days the house gets cleaned, a healthy dinner isContinue reading “Simple Summer Pasta with Basil Pistachio Pesto and Blistered Tomatoes”

Lentil Minestrone Soup

Spring has sprung! It was a beautiful weekend.  The sun was out and temperatures climbed into the double digits (celsius).  On Friday, I went to the thrift store and bought a bunch of jewelry that I upcycled into a cool new necklace. Then I took Minda and Kaya to the farmer’s market where we had lunch, danced to an old street musicianContinue reading “Lentil Minestrone Soup”