Sunday Eats

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

It’s been such a good weekend, I’m sorry to see it end. Yesterday we headed down to San Juan Capistrano to visit Zoomars Petting Zoo. The girls and I have been there twice before and they love it, but this was Chris’s first visit. We fed goats, a cow, pigs, llamas, guinea pigs, and rabbits. […]

back to basics

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

It’s not secret I love cooking. It’s something I’ve been doing since I was 10 years old and frankly, I’m pretty good at it. I like every aspect of it from planning to menu to picking out the produce to actually cooking. But it’s been months since I’ve been able to go through the whole […]

Zoku pops

Saturday, January 19th, 2013

I was not nearly as productive today as I set out to be. But hey! More yummy Zoku pops! I’m sharing a pic so you all know what I’m talking about. These are my own creation- there’s a blueberry layer and a strawberry layer and I added slices of kiwi. I’m told they were very […]

That’s smurfin’ tasty!

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

Blue rice was a success!

I used the beach as my inspiration for the bento. It’s supposed to be an overhead perspective, hence the whale (cut from nori) in the upper corner. The placement was questionable enough that the younger Anc thought it was a cloud. The boat is made of a slice of cucumber sliced […]

Two Days

Friday, August 10th, 2012

Yesterday my car wanted to overheat- something that was avoided by a combination of the heater and refusing to let my car idle. In short- it sucked.
Today we spent time with some of our dearest friends and the girls swam while I got hours of wonderful chatting in. Today did not suck.
Not sure what […]


Sunday, August 5th, 2012

This was a Pinterest recipe kind of weekend, as well as 2 other food items that have been put off far too long.
Note- none of the Pinterest pictures are mine. I didn’t bother to take pics of any of this as it wasn’t unique enough.
Saturday morning we started with Bacon Pancakes. Basically cook bacon (we […]