In the kitchen

We Delve into Korean Recipes

My daughter started Tae Kwon Do in January and is really loving it. I can tell that the physical activity is at an intensity that is great for her energetic little self, and her strength and flexibility has improved a lot in a short time period. The masters also reinforce respect and disciplined behaviors, not… Continue reading We Delve into Korean Recipes

For the Love of Books, Living this Life

Story Time & this Mom’s Growing Pains

I'm just a mom wishing that stories at bed time could last forever.

In the kitchen

Butternut Squash Pancakes

My friend Walter introduced me to the idea of butternut squash pancakes when he did a cooking demo of them at the Reidsville farmers market last Saturday. They were awesome and I knew that I was going to have to try them at home and see if I could convince my daughter to love them.… Continue reading Butternut Squash Pancakes

Living this Life

Why I am Heartbroken over School Budgets Cuts

As a mother the tears well up because I feel helpless in the decision of budget cuts, as an artist the tears well up from frustration and anger. It absolutely boggles my mind that education, teachers, and the growth of our nation's children, both physical and mental, are ever on the chopping block when it… Continue reading Why I am Heartbroken over School Budgets Cuts

In the kitchen

Really Good Breakfast Cookies

The idea of breakfast cookies has become such a rage and yet to me they have felt like the Unicorns of breakfast...a lovely but mythical concept. It almost seems too good to be true to have a healthy food with legitimate nutrients in a yummy cookie form for kids to gobble up before school, and… Continue reading Really Good Breakfast Cookies