Month: September 2013

Why I Chose a Home Birth

Why I Chose a Home Birth

On August 11, 2013 I gave birth to my son…at home…on purpose. Yes, that’s right. His birth was quite different from the birth of my daughter in 2010. After my first birth experience, I had the confidence to chose a home birth for my son. Even though I had no […]

I Met Dorie Greenspan at #IFBC

I Met Dorie Greenspan at #IFBC

“Say yes and follow your dreams.” Dorie Greenspan is the reason I signed up for IFBC. She needs no introduction. Around My French Table is one of my favorite cookbooks and she has inspired me so much in the kitchen. After baking her gougeres, I felt as if I could […]

If I could do it all over again . . .

If I could do it all over again . . .

My youngest started pre-school last week. I can’t believe she is almost 3 and going to pre-school. Because I have been home full-time for the past year, Madeline and I have definitely grown closer. We did the Gymboree play and learn and music classes, we did the walks to the […]

Spaghetti with Cauliflower Pesto

Spaghetti with Cauliflower Pesto

Most of you already know who she is. If you follow food blogs or cook, you know who she is. Deb Perelman from Smitten Kitchen. She cooks in a tiny kitchen in NYC. She writes and speaks with ease and is freaking brilliant in the kitchen. Deb can even make […]