• Cooking with Kids: American Indian Cornbread – Gluten Free

    I was browsing our local Friends Of The Library bookstore yesterday when I came across the cutest old book from 1986.  Happy Thanksgiving – Things to Make and Do, by Judith Conaway. It is full of timeless children’s projects, including an Indian Feathered Headband, a Miniature Mayflower, a Pilgrim Belt Buckle, and the following recipe for Indian Cornbread (and it’s gluten free!).  This little book is a treasure, and I know we will use it for years to come. I plan to make this recipe with the boys this week.  I will report back on the results! Native American Indian Cornbread (Recipe from Happy Thanksgiving – Things to Make and…

  • Gratitude

    It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving if I didn’t list some things that I am thankful for. I feel so lucky, so blessed, and so grateful for everything in my life. As I watch my boys grow and change every day, I can’t help but feel like the luckiest mother alive. I am thankful for: My husband, his constant kindness and patience, his willingness to work hard and take care of our family, and his unconditional love. My children, their energy and love for life, the excitement they share with me every day, the ability to watch them learn and grow, and the things I learn from them every day. My parents.…