I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


Simple dietary solutions for skin allergies

September 6, 2012

For whatever reason, I’ve suddenly been running into people who want to know how both my daughter and I cleared up our skin problems by simply watching what we eat. […]

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3 ways to stretch your dollars at Mohonk Mountain House

August 7, 2012

I can hardly believe that I just spent $1,129.16 for a one-night, mother-daughter getaway to a top-rated spa. No regrets! In fact, if I’ve got a glow, it’s probably due […]

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Food is fun

July 24, 2012

Remember when my daughter went away to camp in early July? And how I was home alone trying to find new things to look forward to? Well, with the kid […]

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Can I be more than Mommy?

July 5, 2012

My baby girl just left for camp, which leaves me rattling around the house alone. Scary! Especially since this is my future. Next summer, my daughter graduates from high school […]

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Best-ever easy recipe for vegan mac & cheese

May 24, 2012

Take heart, you sad gluten-free-dairy-free slobs. It’s now possible to enjoy mac & cheese. Start by throwing away the soy cheese and rice cheese, which are udderly pointless (haha!).  Instead, […]

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Good pots can stir up some pretty decent life lessons

April 24, 2012

Today’s post about kitchenware is actually about how good it feels to get what I really want. Remember my old frypan that I bought for myself as a young bride? […]

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Photos of a 10-course Chinese dinner — yum!

January 23, 2012

This is my first-ever Lunar New Year as a working mom. With a hectic 9-to-7 gig, I now totally relate to friends whose full-time jobs make it impossible for them […]

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