Watch out world! Master Chef Kendal Bivins is heading your way! Kendal was waiting for her mom to come pick her up the other day and I asked her if she would like to come help me cook some Chinese in the kitchen. I love using the recipes from the authentic Chinese cooking book called… Continue reading Kendal cooks Sichuan
I took the kids to the park the other day. It was gorgeous outside. As I sat there on the bench, Safia came racing towards me, notifying me that Elijah had fallen and a thorn had gone into his skin. Behind her, Elijah hobbled slowly onto the bench for me to see. He was not… Continue reading The Beauty of Choice
John Travolta sent Kendal a special gift. It put a big smile on her face.
Our family is starting the Paleo diet and I decided to use a Paleo ready-made meal plan by e-meals.com. It comes with a very organized grocery list. In fact, I had one for breakfast, one for lunch, and another for dinner. I took this as an opportunity to hand each older person one list to see how… Continue reading Kendal Goes Grocery Shopping
Little dilemmas and inconveniences can add up to big frustrations sometimes. Small events in your day that really don’t make much difference in the long run can sometimes pile up and end up feeling like a really big deal..they can wear us out! I went grocery shopping the other day, and since one of the recipes… Continue reading Where is My Mango?!
A few days ago, I had asked Kendal to create a list of foods she liked to eat. It was a great success! From there, I asked her to create this meal plan for her lunches only, since that is when she will be with me. I am going to sit down and go over… Continue reading Kendal’s Meal Plan
I have realized once again that when I don’t write down my tasks for the next day, I hardly get anything done, OR I hardly FEEL like I get anything done! Do you ever feel like that? You went through your whole day, sure it felt really busy, but at the end of it, while… Continue reading If It’s Not Written Down, It Doesn’t Exist!