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Tag: family

Mackie’s Pizza

Mackie’s Pizza

Found a tattered white and pink t-shirt the other day while cleaning out my crawl space, there is a great story behind that shirt, so although I am NOT a hoarder…I kept it . Eight years ago we took ‘The Tribe’ to Europe on a […]

Baba-Ganache…

Baba-Ganache…

My Baba, Lillian passed away when I was eight, it’s too bad because I’m sure we were kindred spirits… She too was a teacher, an artist, a music lover, she struggled with infertility (yes, me too…another post, my friends), and she loved creating good food. […]

Tossed in Translation

Tossed in Translation

Travel-with-children… That little phrase can strike fear into the hearts of the bravest souls. For good reason, you have to be NUTS to travel with small children. Ok, so we traveled with six of them…repeatedly. ARE YOU KIDDING ME?! No, and it was awesome…well it […]

Never Eat Soggy Waffles

Never Eat Soggy Waffles

Kids: ‘Mo-om! Can _____ sleepover?’ ‘Hey, if she’s having a friend, can I ask _____?’ ‘Seriously? That’s too many girls…I’m asking _____ too!’ Me: ‘Yah, whatever…chaos is chaos’ I care not, once you have a certain number of spawn underfoot, you lose ALL sensitivity…to the […]

DILL-iscious Broccoli Salad

DILL-iscious Broccoli Salad

‘Fess up! I know I am NOT alone here…who else breaks out into a cold sweat when deciding what to bring to a potluck these days? It used to be easy…make your standard dip, grab a bag of chips and off we go! No sweat. […]