Spicy Peanut Dressing

UPDATE: I'm linking this post to Real Food Friday in 2016 because we still enjoy Spicy Peanut Dressing frequently! We just made a batch last night to go with a big salad made from lettuce, spinach, and green onions we received in the summer's first box of local, organic produce from our community-sponsored agriculture farm!  … Continue reading Spicy Peanut Dressing

The TV Game

My brother and cousins and I came up with this game when we had been sent to play in an upstairs room at our grandparents' house and were wishing there was a television to watch... One person is the TV. Everybody else sits down facing TV, each holding an invisible remote control. TV stands there looking blank until … Continue reading The TV Game

One Portable Feast

Nicholas and I recently spent a wonderful day at the Carnegie Museum, which included lunching in the sculpture garden.  We brought our lunch from home.  It was tasty, healthy, and affordable and produced very little garbage.  I've been hearing lately, from real parents and in the media, that packing a meal or snack is just not feasible because … Continue reading One Portable Feast