The Zen of Parenting

Parenting is so repetitive. I guess that seems obvious, but it isn't just changing diapers ten times a day. Or how many times you shove a noodle arm into a long sleeve onesie and think "That's it. I snapped it this time... oh whew! All fingers intact. Excellent." It's the sounds that really strike me …

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Jalapeño Ranch Dressing

There will be no refunds on the future cookbook, folks. I mention this now because the first ingredient here is “store bought ranch dressing.” This recipe is adapted from one at the country club where my husband was a bartender back in the day and ran the Martini Bar. I used to go and sit …

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