Kitchen

Review of Vung Tau Restaurant. Alternate title: Beware of the extra large

Review of Vung Tau Restaurant. Alternate title: Beware of the extra large

The weather was God awful all weekend and in this house, we eat our feelings. We tried Vung Tau, a Vietnamese place on 27th and Y that was recommended by a colleague. Fir...

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This Week

Spaghetti Pie, AKA Awesome Leftover Dish!

Spaghetti, an argued dilemma at our house.  How can spaghetti be a dilemma?  Well, I come from the family that put the sauce on top of the spaghetti right before serving, as for leftovers, they remained separate, the noodles in one container and the sauce in another.&nbsp…

19 Feb 6:40 AM 0 Read More...

Lent for Kids: 40 Ways to Spend 40 Days

Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the Lenten season leading to Easter. Our three-year-old has been talking about the Easter bunny since January, when he finally understood that Christmas was over. While I’m happy he’s excited for the upcoming holiday, I really want to find…

18 Feb 6:40 AM 1 Read More...

Valentine's Day Stained "Glass" Craft

I don’t know about you, but for me, Pinterest craft ideas can get overwhelming. I have a board dedicated to craft ideas for my kids, yet I’ve probably only attempted a handful. The few times I’ve tried to set up a fun craft, it ends up with…

13 Feb 5:24 PM 0 Read More...

Heart-Healthy Beef for Valentine’s Day

Sometimes it’s hard to think about what to make for a nice Valentine’s Day dinner. If you’re a lucky gal and your guy has made you reservations to a great restaurant, then make this recipe some other time. 

But for most of us, we’d rather…

13 Feb 9:31 AM 0 Read More...

Skinny Chocolate Pie

Social media is alive with decadent, tasty, and delicious recipes for Valentine’s Day. As a chocolate lover, I have always looked forward to this holiday.   For those of us trying to lose weight, and celebrate the lovey-dovey occasion without breaking the calorie bank, it can be…

12 Feb 6:00 PM 0 Read More...

Swedish Pancakes

It’s a breakfast staple in every restaurant, and in many homes… pancakes. But in my house, we do them a little differently.

Behold, the Swedish pancake. (Also known as a crepe.)

I have no idea if this is an actual Swedish recipe or not, but I learned from my…

12 Feb 6:50 AM 0 Read More...
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