Sometimes I swear this is what I say all day long: No; can you say please; no; don’t jump on that; no; do you need to go potty; no; you need to share; no. If I had a dime for every time I uttered those words…I’d have a lot of dimes!
This week, “Do need [...]
Green Monster Smoothies have been floating around the blog world for some time. I’ve seen them, book marked them, then thought, “Sounds great, but they day my kids would drink something green is the day pigs fly.”
Well, one day last week there must have been an airborne pig somewhere [...]
Happy World Nutella Day! Ok, depending on your time zone, the clock may not have struck midnight yet, but here in Arabia, Nutella day is in full swing.
I owe my marriage to the UFC. Yes, you read that right. My husband and I met one night after I was getting off of work and decided to join some of my co-workers for drinks at a small bar around the corner. My husband was already seated at the bar, which was [...]
Although Bahrain is a relatively small island, we spend a lot of time in the car because traffic can be very heavy. Back in the States, car rides used to mean a bit of personal time for me. The kids were happy to look out the window or maybe watch a video (yes, [...]
This week was our turn to host our playschool group and the theme was birds. Everything centered around birds, the songs, the crafts, stories, the games, and of course, the snack. I served pretzels as the twigs birds use to make their nests, julienned carrots and cucumber to be the worms birds pull from the [...]
I know what you’re thinking: I thought the title of this post was Banana Biscuits, not Banana Muffins?! Well I had quite a hard time with it; in fact I’ve spent all morning trying to decide what to call these banana things. You see, it all started when [...]
I debated making this week’s FFwD recipe just because I knew we were going to be eating cake all weekend on account of my husband’s birthday. However, I already felt like a Dorie slacker because I didn’t make last Friday’s Cinnamon-Crunch Chicken. I looked for the cinnamon cookies she used to “crunchify” the chicken [...]
Recently I found out about a grocery service that delivers. Great, sometimes going to the store with two kids in tow is not fun (wait, did I say sometimes, I really meant every time) so having my groceries brought right to my door seems like a win-win. I can shop at my leisure, [...]