Mangos, Mangos, Everywhere!


Let me tell you something that no one really covers about the early days of motherhood: Monotony. There's a lot of it. All the changing. All the feeding. And your baby is kind of a lump with not a lot of emotional responses at first. Of course you love them. ... [ Read More ]

Strawberry Lemon Cupcakes for Jamie

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I feel sorry for winter babies. Being one myself, I know the envy that is birthday pool parties, slip and slides and barbecue parties, or, well, pretty much any outdoor party you can think of. When February rolled around every year, all I wanted was a pool ... [ Read More ]

Peach, Plum and Nectarine Crisp


How do you say thank you adequately to friends that make a secret, silent dream come true? I'm not really sure there is a way, but if there is, I think I'd start with this Peach Crisp. It also has nectarines and plums, and is made with a whole lotta butter and ... [ Read More ]