How I Make My Life Work (most of the time)

Right now I'm juggling a job in Manhattan at a very exciting firm, four kids, a wonderful husband, a 90 minute commute, a dog, cat and eleven chickens and some truly amazing friends. I love it. I get asked a lot how I make this work. I'm taking no credit for the fact that most of the time, it works. Really!...more

Cheat Sheet: How to Use Coupons for Better Nutrition

What took off when the economy tanked? Coupon clipping. We all eat, we all shop and we all want to get the biggest bang for our bucks and using coupons is one way to accomplish all of the above. Whether you flip through the pages of a Sunday newspaper, check the website of your favorite supermarket or search the circulars of your neighborhood stores, you’ll find a wide range of savings at your fingertips if you use coupons. ...more

I used to do my meal planning based on what we were in the mood for, but now I mostly do it ...more

Butternut Squash Gnocchi for the Impoverished & Under-employed

Well, I guess the good news is I'm feeling a lot less lonely in my semi-employment these days. Even better news is that I'm cooking at home more. Hell, I even marinated something earlier in the week. ...more