Monthly Archives: May 2012

Zucchini Chickpea Burgers

A few weeks ago I was browsing the blogs in my gReader, like any other day, when something extra delicious caught my eye – something that combined two of my favorite things… zucchini fritters + chickpea balls = Zucchini Chickpea … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Falafel? That’s Pinteresting

Actually making a recipe I’ve pinned on pinterest doesn’t happen often but here’s one I recently tried out and enjoyed;  Sweet Potato Falafels. I love falafel so I was game to try a twist on them that I could make … Continue reading

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Birthday day #29

After a fantastic pre-birthday weekend the actual day was bound to be appear low-key in comparison. In fact, my birthday turned out nothing like I’d planned, but it didn’t pass without some delicious highlights. Birthday breakfast – just a few … Continue reading

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Softball Season–in swing!

Our first softball game of the season was last week! After a weekend of beautiful weather it was grey and stormy-looking all day. Luckily the rain held off and we were warm as long as we kept moving. The only … Continue reading

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Dear Twenty Nine

Growing up I always made sure to write in my journal the night before my birthday. It was like my own personal new year and I wanted to capture everything about myself at that moment, before one year turned into … Continue reading

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(pre)Birthday weekend!

(pre)Birthday weekend actually kicked off last Thursday when The Girlssss arrived at my place after a stormy drive. Not only did they show up with cupcakes but also with my favorite pear cider (Sir Perry’s), super thoughtful birthday gifts and … Continue reading

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I did something right – quinoa balls ‘o yum!

Stepping into the kitchen last Sunday morning I felt hungover, despite not drinking the night before. I only had a small window to prep food for the week so I scarfed blue corn chip crumbs and got to work. Quinoa … Continue reading

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All good things must come to an end–NYC Day 2

The original plan for my 8th day on the road was to get up semi-early and do brunch. I woke up at 6, bumped into mama D in the hall and was told to go back to sleep until at … Continue reading

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Good Friends Reunited–NYC Day 1

When we booked our DC trip it never occurred to me just how close I’d be to NYC. Thankfully my fantastic friends alerted me I would be in the area and suggested I come visit. After verifying they weren’t off … Continue reading

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Yummy but not so sweet – DC Day 4 part 2

After our supremely delicious lunch at Zatynia we had a few more sights we wanted to check off the list. We managed to fit in the Vietnam memorial, National Library, Supreme Court and Capitol before the sun set. Go team … Continue reading

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