Archive for September 2011

Is the First Day of School Harder on the Student or Parent?

Is the First Day of School Harder on the Student or Parent?
Thrilled. Sad. Worried. Proud. Tired.  My emotions run the gamut. This is the first time in almost six years that I have been alone like this.  Both of my kids are now in school.  How did that happen?  They grew up. I’m surprisingly not thrilled, I’m sad.  My kids are always with me, not that... Read more »

Healthy and Hearty Zucchini Banana Muffins

Healthy and Hearty Zucchini Banana Muffins
My garden produced some generously sized zucchinis this summer.  I was intrigued by an interesting stir fry  recipe, but wasn’t convinced it would sell my kids on the green vegetable.  I don’t bake often because I don’t like to have sweets in the house and, in turn eat them all.  I decided to attempt to create a healthy muffin that could... Read more »