Archives for March 2013

Vapour Rub

Have you ever watched that show My Strange Addiction?  Yeah me neither…..but did you see the one episode where the woman would eat tubs of Vick’s Vapor Rub?  She said that she loved the smell so much that she had to eat it……..I guess it makes more sense than eating the stuffing out of throw […]

Roasted Bussel Sprouts

Everything is yummy cooked in bacon and onions….EVERYTHING!! One of my New Years resolutions for 2013 was to try foods I have always claimed to not like.  I have never been a really picky eater (does being gluten free, dairy free and mostly sugar free count as picky?  I think not) but there were a […]

Salad Nicoise

With babies, there is a period in between spoon feeding puree foods and efficient finger food eating that is particularly troublesome.  It is usually during this period that the little nuggets figure out that throwing food on the floor is fun….this I loathed.  I hated that all the effort I had made to feed them […]

Vegetable Stock and Curry Sweet Potato Soup

We have now come out the other end of ‘tag you’re it’ stomach flu.  I always think I have somehow managed to avoid what ever the kids have brought home but oh how the mighty do fall. Auto-immune diseases and all I actually fared pretty well.  Everyone else in the family spent at least 12 […]

Self Regulation

I finally calapsed under the family pressure to get the stomach flu/bug this household has been dealing with this week. I heard all the cool kids are doing it so I had to take a serious look at myself and decide “am I really too cool for this?” the answer was a resounding “NO!!”. As […]

Maple Ginger Glazed Salmon

We have been having lots of play dates lately.  The long winter in southern Ontario this year has forced all the kids indoors and has all us parents dying for some social time.  Our food choices and my restrictions make it so much easier to invite people to our house than go to theirs. Also, […]