FarmVille to Table Cookbook

04
Jun

At BlogHer Food 2014 I learned about Zynga and FarmVille-to-Table, the new digital cookbook for big time fans of the super fun game. One of the main reasons I was keen? Farm to table eating is important to me; as a wife, a mother, and simply as a human on an earth that we sometimes […]

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Bluebonnet Adventures: BlogHer Food 2014 Recap

31
May
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Being a blogger can sometimes be lonely business. I spend many an hour toiling away in my kitchen or at my computer (in between taking care of a seven month old, that is), without anyone but Evan to talk to. There are Skype chat rooms and Facebook, of course, but let’s be honest – we’re […]

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7 Months

29
May
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7 months ago today I had major surgery. 7 months ago today, my son breathed his first breaths. It’s kind of hard to believe that seven whole months have gone by, and at the same time, it feels like he’s always been with us. A lot of women say they don’t remember what life was […]

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Caramel Apple Pie

10
May
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Okay, so it’s not really the “season” for caramel apple pie, but I’m never one to let the season stop me when I’ve got a craving. There’s still plenty of great apples popping up at my local market, and who’s with me: there’s never a bad time for pie. I’ll be honest and tell you […]

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Coconut Oil Banana Muffins & Fair Trade Giveaway

01
May
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My first Mother’s Day is coming up. It’s pretty monumental. For the last few years, it’s been a somber occasion inside my brain. Infertility can do that to a girl. But this year? This year is joy personified. Not everyone knows why they were put on this Earth, but I was certain from a young […]

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Dean’s Dip Buffalo Ranch Chicken Poppers

04
Apr

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dean’s Dip for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. These Buffalo Ranch Chicken Poppers are perfect for parties, dinner, or even the kiddo’s lunchbox if they’re okay with a little kick. Crunchy, poppable, and perfectly delicious. When I was growing up, we had a […]

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Pirate Fairy Cakes

27
Mar

Have you ever heard of Fairy Cakes? Fairy Cakes are quite traditionally, small cupcakes with wings. These wings are made from a cutout from the center of the cupcake. These fairy cakes are special because they’re pirate fairy cakes. Why are they pirate fairy cakes? Because I am super excited about the All-New Tinker Bell […]

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Oatmeal Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies

20
Mar
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These Oatmeal Almond Chocolate Chip Cookies are a quandary for me. I dreamt up the recipe one day and decided to just bake it up without looking at any other recipes in books or online. Once I’d made the dough, which I felt was pretty standard in texture and tasted good too (yes, I taste […]

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Mangos, Mangos, Everywhere!

15
Mar
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Let me tell you something that no one really covers about the early days of motherhood: Monotony. There’s a lot of it. All the changing. All the feeding. And your baby is kind of a lump with not a lot of emotional responses at first. Of course you love them. Of course that baby is […]

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Happy Birthday, Jamie!

13
Mar

Today is a special day – it’s my best friend Jamie’s birthday. I’m letting her sweet baby girl and favorite guy take over B&B today for an adorable birthday message. Happy Birthday, Jamie. I love ya, girl! Hi Mommy! Happy Happy Birthday! Dad and I thought really hard on what to get you this year […]

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