Category Archives: Appetizers and Snacks

Stovetop Kettle Corn

What’s the worst that could happen?  I mean a backyard full of 3-5 year olds, plus siblings for Christian’s fifth birthday.  Did I mention that Christian’s class (the invitees) was made up of mostly boys, boys who prefer to wrestle over play, boys who can swarm an area like cockroaches and get into everything.  Everything. […]

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Strawberry-Balsamic Spinach Salad with Serrano Ham and Candied Pecans

Parenting do-overs.  Chances are, if you have children, you’ve needed at least one of these.  Last week, I needed a big one.  I had grand ideas of my children helping me make a healthy family meal.  Madison and I happened to be skimming Food Gawker looking for dinner ideas when she pointed out a strawberry-spinach […]

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