Cooking

Sweet Potato Baby Food

Alexis has started eating solids! She still has bottles throughout the day, but we’ve incorporated pureed fruits and vegetables into her meals each day. So far, we’ve tried peaches, bananas, and sweet potatoes! She’s loved all of them – in fact, she just might be a foodie. Honestly, baby food is pretty expensive for the…… Continue reading Sweet Potato Baby Food

Baking

Chocolate Zucchini Banana Bread

We’ve started to have lots of zucchini in our garden, and one of the ways I love to use some of it up is with baked goods! Chris and I had some bananas that were starting to get older, so I went on the hunt for a recipe with both zucchini and bananas. I found…… Continue reading Chocolate Zucchini Banana Bread

Teaching

Interactive Read-Aloud Bulletin Board

I am a serious bookworm. I’ve always loved to read, and I can often be found curled up on the couch or in bed with a great book. These feelings have definitely crossed over and influenced my teaching, as I’m always striving to get my students excited and eager to read. I try to find…… Continue reading Interactive Read-Aloud Bulletin Board

Crafts

Easy Chunky Hand-Knitted Blanket

I’ve been MIA from posting for months, and it’s mainly because I’ve been so sick! Morning sickness has kicked my butt the past few months, but I’m finally starting to feel like myself again. It’s about time, as I’m just about halfway! If you missed the announcement, yes, we’re having a BABY GIRL in May!!!!…… Continue reading Easy Chunky Hand-Knitted Blanket