Author Archives: MB

The Change was Good

At the beginning of February,  Zander started attending a new daycare.  The first week was good, but it was also a little rocky. He got a few sad faces towards the end of the week because he had trouble listening … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Time for New Discoveries

Zander started daycare when he was 7 weeks old—we knew one day we might  have to choose another school to help prepare him for kindergarten.  That time arrived last week… I wasn’t convinced that Zander was learning everything he could … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Country Style Beef Ribs

I was at the grocery store the other day and saw these beautiful boneless beef ribs.  I love ribs but since Jason doesn’t eat pork I only have ribs when we go out.  I thought I couldn’t lose with buying … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

30 Minute Meal Challenge #1

Monday night was the first challenge – will the recipe I selected be liked by the family? Spicy and Sweet Chicken and Couscous Pot with Minty Cilantro Sauce One of the main ingredients in this dish was one I have … Continue reading

Posted in hibbets.net | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

30 Minute Meal Challenge

I’ve decided to challenge myself in the kitchen this week. The rules of the challenge are: All meats used for dinner must come out of the freezer All recipes must come from the Rachael Ray Express Lane Meals cookbook and

Posted in Cooking, hibbets.net | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week

I love food and I love exploring new restaurants in downtown Raleigh.  Beginning today, Aug. 23, 2010  through Sunday Aug. 29, 2010, several downtown Raleigh restaurants will be showcasing their menu’s during Downtown Raleigh Restaurant week.  Participating restaurants are offering … Continue reading

Posted in Restaurants | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment