Category Archives: For the Foodies

Life After Big Change is…

Life after my going to work {A ginormous change} means…. Getting help with the work around the house: Watching sunrises (with the kids): Finding moments and reasons for creativity:  (An ugly sweater party and an office ugly sweater contest yielded … Continue reading

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Halloween to Thanksgiving…

Halloween… Painting our pumpkins from our garden and the J&J pumpkin patch ride: {and of course we made yummy roasted pumpkin seeds} ———————————— Thomas’ 4 year old preschool pumpkin patch field trip: My costume for my friend’s fund raiser (supermom!):The … Continue reading

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Fall Brings: Harvest (and new recipes)…

We returned from our adventure in southern Utah with my family and all the peaches had fallen off the tree. I did some emergency peach leather making….and I burned it. How in the heck?! I’ve never done that before. Oh well…at … Continue reading

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What Stacey Has Been Up To…

I’ve been using new recipes.  Spaghetti with Spinach, Garlic, and Lemon—This is tasty, but it can’t really be re-heated so I ended up giving away half of it to a very pregnant neighbor. It was tart but fresh and satisfying … Continue reading

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Molly’s Mermaid (6th) Birthday Party…

Now I get a break from birthday planning for the rest of the year! Yay! ~Nostalgic Knucklehead

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Big Summer Events/Birthdays…

We went as a family to Lagoon because Weber State Alumni got a discount day. It turned out to be a really great day. The kids did really well with the waiting and the walking. They rode quite a few … Continue reading

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Watermelon Recipe Experiment…

The process was long and difficult. The yield was not really worth it. I enjoy the watermelon jelly (and syrup–on vanilla ice cream). But, I don’t think I’ll ever do either the watermelon rind candy, or the watermelon fruit leather … Continue reading

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Our First Birthday Week…

We also got to go to the end of school Neighborhood Dance Party! Woo! So many celebrations…I think I am all worn out until next month’s birthday week! ~Nostalgic Knucklehead

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Spring Break = Kid’s Activities

The week before Easter was Spring Break for the kiddos. I finally felt up to the challenge of doing something every day with the kids. I mean, I pin a lot to Pinterest and don’t get around to as much … Continue reading

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Playing…

The kids love to play. They may not always play in the way I hope they would (with their toys and not my stuff…), but they are very imaginative. Molly’s dollhouse finished:  More Christmas Break Crafting & Fun: –Painting with … Continue reading

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