Food

Use the Mixing Bowls

We have this set of vintage pyrex nesting mixing bowls from the 1950s. My mom had  two sets and handed one over when we got married. According to etsy, they are going for about $170. That is, if we had all four of them. And they were in perfect condition. But we…
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Food

A Food Binder

A couple weeks ago I wrote a snack list on our whiteboard. A visible list worked wonders in reducing snack time troubles. But I didn't want to leave the list on the whiteboard forever. So I put the list in my food binder. I've been making meal and grocery lists for…
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Food

Traveling Gluten Free

Back in May, we traveled to my brother's wedding. And while I've been gluten free for almost six years now, traveling gluten free is still sometimes tricky. So here are some tips: Assess the Situation Anytime you eat outside of the home, you take on some level of risk. Whether at a…
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Food

A Snack List

This is another post in a series on the more practical side of life: cooking, cleaning and organizing in order to make room for the good stuff. The only thing worse than rifling through the kitchen wondering what you can possibly have for a snack is doing so with a two-year…
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