Monthly Archives: December 2011

Making a (Clean) Face

Six meals a day fuel my growing boy, and until recently, all six ended with a battle. My son refused to let me wipe his face and hands clean. Initially, I tried making it fun, but that produced more grimaces … Continue reading

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Exposing Memories

I’m experiencing frequent flashbacks to college life. Our living style isĀ reminiscentĀ of dorm living. We wash our dishes in the bathroom sink, which is upstairs and down the hall from our makeshift kitchen and dining room. My laundry room is unreachable … Continue reading

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Last Saturday, my baby and I packed our bags and left my husband alone in the house. While we were gone, he demolished our kitchen. Before attacking the walls, my husband moved a few cabinets from the kitchen into what … Continue reading

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Baby Cakes

For my sister’s bridal shower, I bake a sampling of cakes and let the guests select which should appear at the wedding. Two of the tiny 6-inch cakes were lemon cakes, one was from the same Epicurious recipe as this, … Continue reading

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