Tag Archives: food

On Grocery Lists and Love

One of the clearest signs that I am in my parents’ house is the word “oleo” pseudo-legibly scribbled in pencil on the backside of an envelope held on to the refrigerator by a magnet. Oleo is a useful word to … Continue reading

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Spartacus & The Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day

A new school year started and I’ve been thinking a lot about what it is I really want my children to learn this year and through life. What are the lessons I think they need most? It occurred to me … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Lobster

In the past couple of weeks I’ve seen no fewer than three blog posts about the horrible state of “Kid’s Menus” at restaurants. One was actually published on a news site. All of the articles are from and about a … Continue reading

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Snack Moms Gone Wild

A couple of months ago my friend Sally wrote a great blog post on her Real Mom’s Nutrition blog. Sally is a nutritionist, and a mom. At the beginning of T-Ball season Sally wrote the coach of her son’s team … Continue reading

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