Category Archives: Recipes

23 Apr

Mr. Goodbar Pie

At school, I have a “work husband” named Mr. Williams.  We teach the same students, but different subjects.  He’s my

19 Apr

Spring Breaking

There was a lot of fear among teachers that with all these snow days, we were going to lose our

08 Apr

Seriously Lemon

This spring is amazing me in all sorts of ways.  I’m noticing the light in a way that I never

18 Mar

Browning Butter

People have been talking about this whole brown butter situation for awhile.  And to be honest, I was unconvinced.  Why

11 Mar

Impressing Guests

Last night, we had a guest over for dinner.  A single guy who typically purchases his dinner on his way

08 Mar

I don’t know

When I was little, I knew everything.  I argued with adults because I thought I knew better.  I thought people

11 Jul

Fat Cottonwoods

Southern New Mexico is a pretty familiar place for me.  My parents both grew up here.  Both sets of grandparents

04 Jul

Let’s talk about…

Let’s talk about summer vacation. Let’s talk about traveling gluten free and the beautiful New Mexico sky. Let’s talk about

09 Sep

Sideways Recipes

I’ve been reading Sideways Stories from Wayside School to my fifth graders.  On Thursday, we read my absolute favorite chapter:

23 Jul

Awkward…

It’s a white people word that means almost anything. But it’s really awkward when you don’t have cable, and the