Eat This When You Need Something Easy on Your Stomach After Partying Too Hard or When You Are Sleep Deprived Because You’re Raising a Baby/Toddler. (Japanese Noodles with Bean Sprouts, Spring Onions, and Mushrooms in a Light Sesame Chicken Broth [Vegetarian Recipe])

The other night my husband, Jeff, and I caught ourselves living it up like we were in our late 20’s again.  Our son, who is now 2 years old, went to bed relatively early because he is starting to not take naps during the day.  At 9 PM, Jeff and I looked at each other…

What To Do When That Sweet Hot Mustard is Calling Your Name

There was a full jar of sweet hot mustard staring at me from the corner of my kitchen table.  The jar came from one of those large gift box holiday sets filled with varieties of artisan cheeses, sausages, and mustard.  My husband, Jeff, and I enjoyed the different types of hot mustard, but avoided the…

You Need to Watch “Chef and My Fridge” on Netflix

My mother likes to ship me boxes of goodies, or care packages, since she knows my family is away from home and some things are not easily accessible when living in military installations. She often stuffs the boxes with toys, clothes, and snacks to spoil her grandson, Rayden.   Candy and gift cards for my…

A Bowl of Kindness

One morning I didn’t have eggs in the refrigerator and I was really in the mood for a skillet.  I grew up eating skillets and my favorite combination is the vegetable skillet with breakfast potatoes, broccoli, onions, mushrooms, and bell peppers that are topped with melted cheddar cheese and scrambled eggs.  I eat this with…