Archive for July, 2010

Choo-Choo Trains

Corbin has loved his train table ever since we brought it home. He gets such great use out of it. It has also been a fun thing for Luke and Corbin to do together. Luke comes up with new track configurations and Corbin makes sure it works. Recently, Luke was able to find some new […]

My Kids

This week has been hard discipline wise for me, but as the end of the week quickly approaches, I can say I love my kids even on the days they drive me crazy. I love that they have a way of making me laugh and smile as well as give me a good excuse to […]

Sweet Iced Tea

Summer is not all about salads, but also about a great glass of sweet iced tea. I used Stash’s Moroccan Mint Green Tea and it turned out splendid. Just what I was craving!

Having Fun with Salads (Part 5)

Todays salad is all about the feta! After craving it all week I finally made it to the store. Ingredients include: red leaf lettuce, cucumber, Roma tomato, sunflower seeds, carrots, feta cheese and salt and pepper. Then I topped it off with extra virgin olive oil and red wine vinaigrette. Yum! Now thats a salad […]

Corbin the Artist

I think we all desire for our kids to enjoy their adolescense and Corbin is doing just that. He enjoys painting, playing with Play Doh, building with blocks and Lincoln Logs, playing trains, running around playing pirates, loves his adventures at the Zoo and now that he’s a big brother he enjoys sharing his toys […]

Having Fun with Salads (Part 4)

My fiesta salad was so yummy, I had to repeat it, except this time I made a few changes like adding leftover pulled pork and substituting Mexican cheese for Parmesan cheese. So good! Ingredients include: romaine lettuce, black beans, corn, salsa, pulled pork, Parmesan cheese and salt and pepper. I’m ready to dig in! After […]

Having Fun with Salads (Part 3)

Today is a simple salad, but still tasty nonetheless. It’s a spinach salad with sunflower seeds, cranberries, cucumber & lime marinated grilled chicken. Oh, how I wished I had feta cheese. That would have made it perfect. Another great salad…what will I make tomorrow? you’ll have to wait and see. Ha!

Having Fun with Salads (Part 2)

Today I made a fun fiesta salad consisting of romaine lettuce, black beans, corn, salsa, tomato, mexican blend cheese and tortilla chips. Yum! I’m liking this salad idea more everyday.

Benjamin at 4 Months

4 Months ago I held a 7 pound baby boy, today not so much. He’s grown so much since he was born. He’s my cuddle bug, his smiles can melt your heart, he loves to watch the world around him, has a super strong neck and legs and just recently started sitting in his bumbo […]