favorite recipes// cucumber basil avocado gazpacho // polenta pancakes // slow cooker chicken taquitos // salmon broccoli divan // matcha pineapple smoothie – delicious with an avocado thrown in! // pineapple popsicles // no fuss eggplant parmesanno fuss eggplant parmesan (added some lemon juice and lemon zest) // crunchy roasted chickpeas
best of online// 7 questions to ask an older mother // some thoughts on announcing pregnancies early // the problem with the Pinterest wedding // what kids around the world eat for breakfastwhat kids around the world eat for breakfast // Bach Prelude with animated graphic score – pretty neat and would help me with memorization, I think // good parents connect not just correct // little eyes are watching in worship // how to talk to your children about transgender issues (appreciated the comments on gender stereotyping) // an elegiac fugue for Dr Hsu // 12 signs you’re breastfeeding a newborn (this made me laugh)
reading of late// Red Rain // HypnoBirthing // finished Compelling Interest // Redeeming Childbirth // Knowledge of the Holy // Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth // Secrets of the Baby Whisperer // King’s Warrior // To End All Wars
what brings joy// cuddles from S // gentle baby kicks // hiking // rain // sushi // recording Ferling Etudes
The Munchkins// we had another ultrasound and baby #2 is still definitely a girl. 😉 She’s also still very active! S says new words every day, some of which are hilarious and make no sense (she calls bananas “golego” and kombucha “dubadub”), loves her friends, and loves to make us laugh or do things she thinks are silly.