Ice Cream for Breakfast!

To start my birthday off right, I made my family ice cream for breakfast! I’ve seen the recipe floating around the blogosphere and wanted to give it a whirl myself. Here’s what you do: Slice and freeze 5 or so bananas. Mix them in a high powered blender or food processor in the morning.  Voila! […]

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Unphotogenic Deliciousness

Looks appetizing, doesn’t it? DOESN’T IT? I know, it looks like cat food. I blame it on the turkey. However, this dinner dish is so absolutely fabulous it will have you running to check which channel BBC America plays on here in the states. The secret of this comforting, yet totally healthy dish, lies in […]

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I Love Fridays! Let’s Eat a Cow.

When Maxwell saw the 4 corn cobs on the table, he screamed, “Popcorn!” We ate a summer inspired meal tonight, complete with heirloom tomatoes, which are totally not in season here. Luckily, Whole Foods isn’t afraid to sell food from Mexico. Local schmocal when a craving strikes. I’m not sure where Costco trucks the melon […]

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Triple Chocolate Chunk Muffins

Thursdays used to be my baking morning and they are finally back. It is so wonderful to be back in an actual routine. I braced myself for the winter holidays last year and smoothed through, unscathed. Too bad I didn’t prepare myself for Spring, though! Between birthdays, Easter and our trip to Disneyland, I have […]

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Summer Coconut Cashews

Roasted nuts aren’t just for the holidays, summer is a great time for cooked nuts, too! Just (insert joke here about sunburned crazy neighbors, relatives, reality show stars). When the temperature starts to rise, so does the frequency of dinner salads. Nothing tops a salad better than roasted nuts! These guys are especially yummy mixed […]

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My Drink for the Summer

I know it is still spring, but I have my sipping plan all set for the summer. I loved drinking fresh, crisp Skinnygirl Pina Colada over ice, it tastes like summer! My brain doesn’t have many working cells after an afternoon feast at the park. Most of the food was brought in by a friend […]

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Disneyland Tips Part Two

More Notes on Eating Ruby’s Diner is one stop north on the I5 and has some amazing shakes and burgers. I ordered the skinny plate, which comes with a breast of chicken that tasted freshly plucked from the freezer and thrown into the microwave. Go for the burger instead. Sign up for their e-club and […]

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