Tag Archive for 'treat'

Flowers are nice. Breakfast-in-bed is lovely, too. But if you’re local to Atlanta and looking for a new way to honor the mom in your life this Mother’s Day, consider giving her some Movement Magic. Here’s what she’ll enjoy: A night “in.” (This means if you have small children, you are in charge of making […]

Lavender Lemonade Gelatin

My kids went back-to-school on August 18th, and it took until August 25th for me to get the dreaded, “Mommy, I don’t feel well,” call. So, instead of feeding Little A her lunch, I tossed a tired, cranky and very hungry little toddler in the minivan and hauled it to school. His illness was mild […]

Fig Envy

I am a fiend for figs. My grandmother’s yard in Texas is full of fig bushes and trees and, when I would go there in the summer, I spent as much time as I could harvesting the little delights. My Granny and I would pop a few in our mouths, freeze some, and roast others. […]

Banana Pudding Bites

Last week, my son’s class hosted a 30th birthday party for one of his teachers. ¬†They compiled a list of the thirty things they love about the teacher and brought in his favorite treat – banana pudding. The other teacher shot a note to the parents to let us know that a gluten-containing snack would […]