Roasting tomatoes. Caramelizing onions. Baking her favorite mac-n-cheese.
This is the morning (12 years ago) that I realized that 3 months and 4 days had passed without a single thing remembered. Yes, it was the morning of September 11, forever marked by the awful things that happened in the sky, but it was also 3 months and 4 days after my father had passed away. 3 months and 4 days of replaying his last day. It took that day – September 11 – to […]
Ready, set, go! Gonna take it a day at a time and meal by meal instead of the go-with-the-flow lists that have been the standard this summer. Birthday Number 10 is going to be the most challenging to pull off. Hoping to get some ingredients (pate brisee & quinoa) into the fridge tonight to make Tuesday run a little more smoothly. The rest of our dinners are quick cooks and assemble-n-eat meals. Monday Breakfast – […]
This summer is going to be interesting – both of us (the parents in the equation) are working from home and the 8yo is in the house full-time with the exception of a handful of half-day camps here and there. We seem to be managing to get everything done but our days are NON-STOP busy. Maintaining this pace for another 10-12 weeks won’t make for a very restful or sane summer, so I am going […]