Light and Fluffy Buckwheat Pancakes

Everyone remembers their first childhood crush. My mother insists mine was Michael from the television show “Barney,” but I remember a much more masculine first “love”—Almanzo.  Almanzo was Laura Ingalls Wilder’s husband, whom she described in the book series Little House on the Prairie. I ampositive Almanzo had some part in shaping the characteristics I find attractive; he was a tall, strong, hard-working man with knowledge of the land and a healthy appetite. Sigh. What a dream boat....more

Buckwheat Pancakes

Buckwheat PancakesI think children are like pancakes.  You sort of ruin the first one, and you get better at it the second time around.  ~Kelly Ripa...more