Banana Bread with Oats, Cranberries, and Almonds

For someone who’s not a huge fan of banana bread, I certainly bake enough of it. Follow me as I continue my quest for the best use of ripe fruit

Cranberry Banana Oatmeal Muffins

What to do when you find yourself faced with a mound of black bananas and an icy cold morning? Bake, of course.

Spiced Pumpkin Gingerbread

A hearty and spicy gingerbread packed with flavor. The perfect way to fill your house with the scents of winter baking.

Creamy Rice Pudding: No More Leftover Rice!

What to do with that leftover rice from last night's dinner? Create some decadent rice pudding, of course!

Baked Ziti: Simple, Yet Filling

Hearty, stick-to-your-ribs comfort food for when the divorce blues have you down. So easy, so filling.

Home-Made Granola Bars

In an attempt to dive back into baking, I decided on hand-crafted granola bars.  A crunchy version of Stone Soup?


Taylor Swift, you've given me some singing in the car music.  Haters gonna hate but I think you shake it off.

The Soup Kitchen Is Always Open

When schedules clash, it's hard to feed everyone at the same time. What's a working mom to do? Make soup!


I think it's time to break out the stand mixer and try a new recipe. Hello Internet, what do you have for me today? Apple Pie Bars!

My canning adventures and the latest high tech tool from Ball.

Do you like Black Currant Jelly? Give my recipe a try and check out my review of the Ball® FreshTECH Automatic Home Canner.

Go Ahead. Buy the Swordfish.

It's the weekend and the kids are away with Husband #1. Time to celebrate with food experimentation.

8 More Apps for the Single Parent

Let your mind wander with all the free time you’ll have when organizing your life with these free helpers.

Welcome to My Weekend. Yawning is Encouraged.

I made a commitment to myself that my Saturday would be unstructured, open, free-flowing and lazy. I need the quiet time.

8 Must Use Apps for Divorced Moms

When you're one person doing the work of two it helps to have some technology on your side.  Take a load off by using these great apps.