Our new baby is set to make his debut next week. To get ready for the postpartum phase, I prepared three meals to have on-hand in the freezer: chili, chicken tortilla soup, and chicken enchiladas. It only took about an hour and a half to prepare all three of them, and I moved at a pretty leisurely pace. Continue reading
When I cook, my daughter is usually happy to play nearby in the living room. But I’ve been trying to find little ways to involve her in the kitchen.
Sometimes, I simply give her different objects to play with. Plastic containers of sprinkles make great maracas (as long as they stay closed). A colander and a wooden spoon make a fun drum set. The colander can double as a peek-a-boo hat—my daughter figured that one out all by herself! Continue reading