Marin mama cooks

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grilled cheese with roasted broccoli

This is the BEST grilled cheese sandwich EVER, at least that’s what Zoe and I said as we devoured this sandwich. Adding roasted broccoli to a grilled cheese sandwich is genius, as it adds an extra punch of flavor and texture, and honestly makes you feel less guilty about eating a grilled cheese. ...more

roasted broccoli

I thought instead of showing you all some fancy staged photo of a bowl of roasted broccoli, that I would show you my kids actually eating and liking it! ...more

Marin mama’s weekly dinner menu for August 3rd

That’s a picture of Eli and his peeps before they boarded the bus for sleep away camp. ...more

carrot-ginger dressing

It’s summer-time and that means lots of salads in my house. ...more

cold pesto pasta with chicken and sun-dried tomatoes

So I have this friend who is as obsessed with sun-dried tomatoes as I am with kale, and we all know how obsessed I am with kale, so you can only imagine. He puts sun-dried tomatoes in anything and everything, scrambled eggs, pasta, chicken dishes, cookies and brownies, you name it (just kidding on the last two, but I wouldn’t be surprised)! ...more

Marin mama’s weekly dinner menu for July 6th

Isn’t Eli such a cutie? ...more

Marin mama’s weekly dinner menu for June 22nd

It’s official, I have a high schooler now! ...more

almond butter brownies


Marin mama’s weekly dinner menu for May 18th

I hope all of you moms out there had a fabulous...more

Marin mama’s weekly dinner menu for May 11th

Happy Mothers Day to all you moms out there! ...more