January 2013

Grandparents Gone Wild

January 30, 2013
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This past weekend my parents came up for a visit! They couldn’t stay away another day from their grandson We ate 3 amazing dinners and had a great mix of sightseeing and chilling out at home Mom played with Mazen in the mornings so I could go back to sleep for a bit, and I […]

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Lately

January 29, 2013
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Dinners of note! I made a big pot of chili to have on a cold night and saved half for a new mama I went to visit. This soup contained beef, pinto beans, lentils, frozen corn, frozen greens and canned tomatoes, plus chili powder, cumin and garlic powder. Loved the addition of lentils, and the […]

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KERF Survey: Results

January 28, 2013
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Thank you to the over 5,000+ of you who weighed in on the future of KERF!! I was humbled to see so many participants, and thanks to Google Docs, the results were nicely put together for me: I had to weed out a few ridiculous responses that I suppose were intended to ruffle my feathers […]

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Lately

January 26, 2013
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There has been a lot of delicious eats going on behind the scenes over here. Here are some of my meals to share – Starting with….breakfasts! Yogurt, blueberries, banana, whole wheat cinnamon bread, sunflower butter, buckwheat Whole wheat cinnamon French toast with drippy sunbutter, bananas and coconut Frothy coffees! I heart foam. Pumpkin overnight oats […]

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Homemade Mozzarella

January 25, 2013
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Matt and I joined forces to take a dabble in cheesemaking! First was goat cheese, which we will write about soon, and second was mozzarella, which we’ve made twice already! It’s so easy and tastes great. I’ve asked Matt (the food scientist) to write up the post amidst my photos. Take it a whey, Matt! […]

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Udon Noodle Stir-fry

January 24, 2013
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A simple dinner!!! I love the chew of udon and soba noodles. They both have a bit more heft over semolina pasta. I also REALLY REALLY love sunflower butter!! Big surprise there. We took some stir-fry veggies (broccoli, mixed mushrooms, sliced peppers) and cooked them in a bit of soy sauce and water on the […]

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a-mazen weekend

January 23, 2013
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Aunt Larbs and Uncle Matt came to visit us this past weekend. We had a blast eating and drinking (per usual) and keeping Mazen at the center of attention. They arrived late on Friday night, and Matt and I had pizzas underway. Whole wheat crust with two kinds of cheese. One with shitake mushrooms, lamb […]

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