Not Sewing - Not a Whole Lot of Cooking

It's been a slow slow sewing season around here. ...more

Pennies for Daddy

She listened intently in silence, Through the vent in the old farmhouse wall. Her mom cried alone in the kitchen, As the girl held her favorite doll. ...more

NY Film Festival: ‘Bridge of Spies Changed My Perspective’ – Spielberg

Steve Spielberg at the NYFF premiere of “Bridge of Spies” | Paula Schwartz Photo Tom Hanks stars in Steven Spielberg’s Cold War drama “Bridge of Spies,” which had its world premiere at the 53rd New York Film Festival, and received a standing ovation from the appreciative crowd. Hanks and Spielberg were joined by cast members, including Amy Ryan, Mark Rylance, Billy Magnussen, Scott Shepherd and Austin Stowell, along with screenwriter Matt Charman. The Coen brothers, who didn’t attend, also co-wrote the script ....more

{Flashback Friday} Pumpkin Oatmeal Bake

Keeping with the monthly theme of pumpkin, I couldn't help but repost about a favorite fall breakfast that I might just make all year long. I love this pumpkin oatmeal! Not only because it is ultra healthy, but also because it tastes like everything fall all put together in your breakfast bowl ....more

Flexible Work is for Everyone and the Next Big Thing

WorldatWork convened a briefing at Washington DC's National Press Club on how workplaces are implementing flexible work arrangements and the consequences of doing so.  It's a big issue and it is going to get a whole lot bigger.  Mothers and other family caregivers could find their lives transformed by this trend, which breaks down the rigid culture of workplaces past that has forced us into a showdown between career and care....more

Chicken Cider Stew

Chicken Cider Stew is a colorful fall stew with moist bites of chicken, sweet potatoes and carrots cooked in apple cider. The recipe makes up quickly and lucky thing, tastes good right away. It's a long-time favorite recipe, mine, yes, but also other Kitchen Parade readers ....more

Roasted Chicken with Apricot Glaze

You know the easiest way to make...more

Repurposing an Old Fence into a Table & Fall Accents

Check out that twiggy wreath! I basically stole it from my mom. (No, she takes hints well and gave it to me, she's sweet like that.) :) On the main wall in the breakfast nook I had made an up-cycled console table for a TV ....more

Young Women Faith Garden Dinner

I have the amazing privilege to be in the presence of over twenty amazing young women on a weekly basis. I get to be in their presence, plan activities for them, support them, and learn from them....more

Pumpkin Waffles

I wasn’t kidding when I said it’s a pumpkin party this month for Healthy Food Friday with American Express! Last … The post Pumpkin Waffles appeared first on Lexi's Clean Kitchen ....more