Category Archives: Food

Birthday rosette cake…rookie style 

Baby L turns one tomorrow…so Lil C and I decided to make some mini cakes for the occasion!    The top two are my attempts at a “rosette cake”. The youtube and Pinterest gurus claimed that it was a “very easy” way to decorate a cake. As you can see from my rookie attempt…those Pinterest …

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Why yes, that is Nutella!

  Thought I would share this delectable breakfast the Hubs made for me…Homemade GF waffles topped with Nutella and fresh berries and paired with a side of made-from-scratch breakfast potatoes. Carbolicious 🙂  Believe me when I tell you that it was amazing! My food photography skills…notsomuch. I am going to miss this glutinous eating when I …

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Mumma does not equal Chef

I am very lucky to have a husband who is a good cook. And he doesn’t mind cooking. He loves to say, “I love to eat..so I cook”. He says this…because I don’t cook much…at all.  I can sum up my kitchen abilities in two words: baking and crockpot. I am a pretty good baker …

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Infant Feeding: First Child vs. Second Child

Infant feeding First Child: When Lil C got to the point when he could have some solid foods, the Hubs and I followed all of the rules…we started with rice cereal mixed with breast milk and warmed to the perfect temperature. I puréed my own baby food (ok, only once or twice because that was …

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Muffins and Cookies

Since I have some time off around the holidays (woot, woot!) I have decided to do a little bit of baking. Since Lil C is GF and the Hubs is GF and DF (gluten free and dairy free for those who are lucky enough to eat whatever the heck they want), I usually google “paleo” …

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