Herbed White Cheddar Mac 2

Herbed White Cheddar Mac and Cheese

My morning routine is still evolving, but it has most definitely changed since having a baby and re-entering the work force. When my alarm goes off in the morning, should I be so lucky as to sleep that long, I immediately head to the bathroom in order to get my hair and make-up done for…

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Quinoa Coconut Granola Bars 4

Quinoa Coconut Granola Bars

We made it 15 weeks of life and 3 weeks of daycare before Shea’s first illness. It just doesn’t seem fair that babies get sick. The only thing more helpless than a baby…is a sick baby. Add to the list of things you roll your eyes at before you actually experience it: kids grow up in…

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French Onion Grilled Cheese 2

French Onion Grilled Cheese

You know it’s winter in Michigan when…. …there’s only 1 visible lane on a 4-lane interstate highway. …you wake-up to the scraping of plows. …you carry your heels into work. …you’re late everywhere you go, but it’s okay because everyone else is, too…or they completely understand. …your day starts off on the wrong foot when…

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Gingerbread Muffins 4

Gingerbread Muffins

I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season. As the holidays come to a close and the 2015 year quickly approaches…your pants may have shrunk. No, really…it’s the pants, not the indulgences. I understand. In the most innocent way possible, Mr. P asked me if my work clothes would be fitting post-baby and post-holidays….

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Whole Wheat Peppermint Pancakes 2

Whole Wheat Peppermint Pancakes

  If you were a guest in my house over the holidays, the chances of your getting homemade cinnamon rolls are…nonexistent. I’m sorry, please forgive me. I just…can’t…do…it. I nearly caused a flare up of my plantar faciitis making sure everyone was fed plenty of Christmas cheer with an assortment of homemade goodies. I mean,…

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