‘RECIPES’ Category

  1. A bittersweet birthday cake anyone can make


    August 16, 2017 by Terumi

    Birthday cake for my kids' birthday

    I take baked goods very seriously.  I’m not always very good at chemistry, or measuring or even following directions very …
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  2. An Easy Chicken Fajita recipe with Metropolitan Market and my mom


    January 26, 2017 by Terumi

    Chicken fajita recipe from Metropolitan Market

    Am I right when I say that when you grow up, a grocery store isn’t just a grocery store anymore?  Adulting …
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  3. Orange you glad an after school snack can help your kids learn their states


    January 12, 2017 by Terumi

    Halosfun ornament

    A little while ago, I received a package in the mail from Halos.  I was excited when I saw the …
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  4. Last Minute Pumpkin seeds


    October 31, 2014 by Terumi

    easy baked pumpkin seeds recipe

    If you were like us, we left pumpkin carving till the last minute and we might have had to wait …
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  5. Sweater shopping for a sweeter Monday

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    September 22, 2014 by Terumi

    Apparently it’s sweet week in Seattle which isn’t the worst news in the world.  Oh dear.  Do we HAVE to …
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  6. Today’s almost late Wednesday is brought to you by this pie.

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    September 10, 2014 by Terumi

    We are 5 days in and we’re getting used to the school routine, but sometimes I forget we don’t have …
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  7. So easy summer salad


    June 25, 2014 by Terumi

    I am not a big fuss cooker, so I love things like salads that taste good, have loads of vegetables …
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  8. Things I love this Green Monday


    March 17, 2014 by Terumi

    Somehow holidays sneak up on me.  Everything sneaks up on me lately because things have just become so busy and …
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  9. Because I was curious: a brave and healthier version of a shamrock shake


    March 14, 2014 by Terumi

    I admit I do crave a shamrock shake every March.  It’s festive.  It’s green.  And it tastes absolutely dreamy.  But …
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  10. Festive Candy Cookies


    December 9, 2013 by Terumi

    Every time my sister comes to visit it’s a weekend of love, yummy food and adventure.  This weekend we had …
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  11. Easy French Toast for your weekend

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    November 8, 2013 by Terumi

    Sunny weekend mornings need yummy breakfasts and this is the type of recipe for easy French toast that doesn’t really …
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  12. What are you doing with all that Halloween candy?


    November 1, 2013 by Terumi

    What to do with Halloween Candy

    Okay.  This is going down right now in my living room and probably yours too.  The boys have a TON …
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  13. Yummy Spider Macaroons

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    October 21, 2013 by Terumi

    It creeps me out that macarons so often get mistaken for macaroons.  If you want a festive macaron, get thee …
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  14. What to do with all them apples ( The Farm at Swan’s Trail, Snohomish, WA)


    October 16, 2013 by Terumi

    I had total green apple envy after seeing my instagram feed flooded with apple picking photos all last week so …
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  15. Making a little bit of peace with my kids while I make dinner

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    September 19, 2013 by Terumi

    Sometimes making dinner in itself is totally harried but it becomes utterly frantic when two little guys decide it’s time …
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  16. Back to School with Pillsbury Biscuits: Decorated Grilled Cheese

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    September 13, 2013 by Terumi

      We are totally settling into the school routine. The boys are only half-day and I love how we still …
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  17. Marshmallow Revelation for your Monday


    June 17, 2013 by Terumi

    After millions of hours of research, I finally figured out how to melt both chocolate and marshmallow at the same …
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  18. The best chocolate chip cookies in the world and a giveaway


    June 2, 2013 by Terumi

    When you cook with kids there is so much time spent moving chairs around so they can reach the counter …
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  19. When you make the recipe on your bubble bath bottle


    May 30, 2013 by Terumi

    I love stuff by Philosophy and I’ve probably bought a small fortune in their company over the years from face …
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  20. Thank you Martha

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    May 21, 2013 by Terumi

    There are some days when you get that type of epiphany where you know you’ve learned something that you’re going …
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