When I was twelve, making chocolate chip cookies was a big deal. My mother was not big on the culinary arts. As an immigrant, she had bigger fish to fry than baking cookies with her kids. I kind of understood her struggle at that young age. I saw how much she had to do, definitely … Continue reading Churros

Easing My Guilt

 I’ve fallen into an after school routine with P for the last few weeks. She comes home from school, eats, naps, watches tv, eats, goes to bed.  It’s so lame I can’t stand it!  However, I’m giving myself a break because I’m at the end of my pregnancy and I’m exhausted and in pain.   Today … Continue reading Easing My Guilt

Perfect Pancakes

I love making pancakes, waffles and german pancakes from scratch.  It just tastes better to me, plus I can fully control what’s going in our bellies.  This recipe for pancakes has come to be my favorite.  I usually add only half the sugar and have found that by beating the batter rather than stirring it … Continue reading Perfect Pancakes