Baked Chicken Parmesan with Broccoli (Kid Approved!)

Now that I am up and about our family is finally returning to what(ever) normal consists of around here. Winnie and I returned to full-time students this week, and I have had to reclaim the reigns of primary caregiver and house manager. I must admit I was becoming a tad bit spoiled… One look into our cabinets and freezers tells the story of a husband and father suddenly forced to do the shopping and cooking. We had been served an {Read More}

Spinach Salad with Avocado, Glazed Pecans and Feta Cheese

They say a pictures says a thousand words, well, I tried to take a picture that did this salad justice and it just doesn’t seem possible, although here is the picture. I can tell you however, that this salad is delicious! (And good for you too!) Lately, my little ones have also begun eating it – sans the eggs, which I have not been brave enough to add, yet. Anyway, Bon Apetit’ – I hope you enjoy! 2 cups of {Read More}

Throwing off the chains of clutter

As I turned the lights out and headed upstairs I had to pause and take a moment to look at gaze proudly upon the job that had been completed in the room. It took many hours, but the floor was clear, the boxes were gone and the trash was out. The old clothes were bagged up and the sheets were changed! Progress. Still, the dressers and bookshelves were pretty cluttered, along with the desk and closet. But, progress nonetheless. As {Read More}