Build Food Traditions Around Special Days
    February 18, 2009
    Build Food Traditions Around Special Days

    Tip #4: Around our house, birthdays and holidays are really a big deal. For those days, we go all out on the food. We have created menus that we use year after year for special days. (more…)…

    Keep Your Pantry Stocked
    February 17, 2009
    Keep Your Pantry Stocked

    Tip #2 I have a list of staple items that I try to always keep on hand. From these items I have a few “fallback meals”. I know my family enjoys them, they’re quick and easy to make, and they’r…

    What’s For Dinner?
    February 16, 2009
    What’s For Dinner?

    When I was in treatment for Stage III, High Risk, Inflammatory Breast Cancer, the amazing nurses from Mills-Peninsula Hospital Labor and Delivery brought us dinner … every night … for a full year …

    Eco-Friendly Baby
    September 5, 2008
    Eco-Friendly Baby

    I pulled this ParentsTV video out of the vault of oldies, but goodies. In it, host Juli Auclare asks, “What parent doesn’t love making choices that are not only healthy for their kids, but…

    Strength in the face of breast cancer
    March 22, 1997
    Breast Cancer — A Story of Survival

    A young mother recently called me. She had seen my story on the web and wanted to talk because she hadn’t been able to find another survivor of “her kind” of breast cancer. She needed to connect…