Month: October 2012

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Little Veggies for Little People

Getting children to eat their veggies can sometimes be hard. The key is to start early and eat often. My daughter’s favorite treat is the Organic Mixed Vegetables from Costco. They are easy to transport, easy to store, and most of all, easy to eat. Since I make homemade baby food, we always carry a...

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Time to Say Thank You

I’ve been trying to start a blog hop to help people eat more vegetables. My Veggie-to-Table hop has not taken off the way I anticipated, and that’s ok. I’m connected to tons of bloggers who cook on a regular basis, and I’ll get there. But this post is for someone who’s actively participated – both...

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Voice – #FiveMinuteFriday

Since this is about voice, I thought I’d add an audio file! FMF – Voice GO When you hear voice, most people think of the audible – the words that come out of someone’s mouth. But there’s so much more to someone’s voice. Their facial expressions Their clothing Their body movement They are all telling...

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In 12 Lines (Haiku)

I’ve been so busy lately, I had to take the opportunity to do a short post. However, it wasn’t as easy as I thought. I chose the prompt of only 12 lines, so I created a series of Haiku poems. Here it is: Here, a tiny girl Of my creation, Ms. B I love her...

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Kale – Veggie to Table #2

Welcome to Week 2 of Veggie to Table – the Blog Hop that helps us all eat more vegetables! Blog Hop Feel free to link your Veggie to Table recipe post or any article that contains recipe(s) you would like to share. Let’s get started by spreading the Word, the more people know about it...

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Sometimes Troubles Become Blessings

Friday, something happened. It’s a common occurrence, probably more common than we’d like to think. One of our cars broke down. My husband’s daily drive is about 70 miles each way. My daily drive is about a two-mile circle. Guess who doesn’t have a car to drive? Me. But you know what? ***it’s a secret***...

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Five Minute Friday: Look

Five Minute Friday gives you five minutes to write on a topic, unedited. This week’s topic is “Look”. Here we go: Look. A simple word. But how often do we do it? Look. In the Mirror. Do you like what you see? Do want to see more? Look. At your goals. Are you meeting them?...

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Cauliflower – Veggie to Table Week #1

Welcome to Week 1 of Veggie to Table – the Blog Hop that helps us all eat more vegetables! Get more veggies to your table! This week, we are featuring CAULIFLOWER! You know the vegetable that looks like broccoli? I was tempted to buy an orange cauliflower, but since I don’t regularly use it, I...

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Clothing Constraints

Becoming a stay at home mom has changed my life. Today’s discussion is how it’s changed my EATING. After talking to a friend, she said that she was finally able to get rid of clothes that were too big and that it was an emotional toll. I thought about my own experience. Although I lose...

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Broken Bits and Pieces

What to do with my broken bits and pieces…. My life has been easier than some, harder than most. Some of the my challenges are based on my own faults and my own choices. Each poor choice made is like a shard of glass. Broken away from you. It’s a piece that will never go...

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Five Minute Friday – Race…

Race… The person who crosses the finish line first isn’t always the person who wins the race. Sometimes there are other goals or rules that the runner doesn’t know, sometimes, you have to go around the track a second time. Ultimately, you have to know what game you’re playing to win! I thought about this...