Motherhood · Tastes + Treats

Zucchini Chia Pancakes

On my best days, I tend to picture myself as an Oscar winning Reese Witherspoon… glowing and ethereal in my gown and thanking those who helped me reach the pinnacle of success. On my worst days, I picture myself a shade above an umbrella wielding, bald Britney Spears. Most days, I settle for any celeb… Continue reading Zucchini Chia Pancakes

Motherhood

The Kudzu Kind of Love

The Instagram captions are beautiful, if not generic, “We are overjoyed to introduce you to our little lady/sweet guy SoAndSo. Our hearts have never known a love like this.” “We couldn’t be more in love.” “This is the world’s greatest love.” They are lovely sentiments shared out of one of the, if not THE, most… Continue reading The Kudzu Kind of Love

Have Faith · Motherhood

The Two Things I Want for My Girls

“Fank you for eatin’ da ice cweam wif us a’day,” NorBeff quietly whispered to me tonight through tears of offense that I was making her go to bed but not letting her sleep with a fork and a “biiiiig knife, pwease, Mom! It’s my favowite.” My little spark so fierce and so soft and so… Continue reading The Two Things I Want for My Girls

Motherhood · Tastes + Treats

Toddler Friendly Quinoa Pizza Bites

Being the mom of a potty training toddler means that not only do I have to remember to put on my underwear each day (which has a 50% success rate), it means I also have to remember to check the status and presence of hers too. Lately, in the evenings, we have been playing outside… Continue reading Toddler Friendly Quinoa Pizza Bites

Motherhood · Tastes + Treats

Busted + Accidentally Greenish Cookie Bars

Nora Beth has been sleeping in her big girl bed for a few months now and loves it. She gets so excited to slip into her “fing-gamo” sheets and snooze. For a while, if she was having a hard time staying in bed, we would move her into her crib to stay. Except when we… Continue reading Busted + Accidentally Greenish Cookie Bars