This ABC Mom

ABC moms raising ABC kids

Better than Before: Marriage Safeguards

Gretchen Rubin speaks to me. Her type A, Gold Star-desiring personality is similar to mine, except¬†more extreme. (No offense, Gretchen.) This is probably why she has accomplished so much in … Continue reading

September 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Jackson Salad Recipe

Full credit for this recipe goes to my friend Katie. She brought this to dinner one time and omg I couldn’t stop eating it! It reminds me of a cobb … Continue reading

August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rent the Runway

Best. Dresses. Ever. I have not received anything in exchange for this blog post – I just enjoy the service so much that I want to tell the world my … Continue reading

July 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rules of Engagement: Fair Fighting

DOs Deal with the Here and Now. What is the specific problem right now? Anything older than 24 hours is garbage, so no garbage dumping! Take responsibility. Use “I” statements … Continue reading

June 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chocolate chip cookie bars

I love a moist, chewy cookie. I just don’t always have time to wait 10 minutes times 3 or 4 ¬†and stand by the oven for cookies. Solution? These amazing … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mom’s Banana Cake

My mom made this all the time when we were younger. Just the sight of overripe bananas reminds me of this sweet, moist breakfast treat. 2c flour 1/2 tsp baking … Continue reading

April 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Play dough recipe

This is a great recipe for bored kids. They can make 90% of the recipe themselves, and just need an adult to help warm the liquid before adding the flour. … Continue reading

March 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Bruxie’s” Waffle Recipe

Just discovered this waffle recipe – so crispy like Bruxie’s. Original post from http://crispywaffle.com/?p=110 The Easiest Crispiest Yeasted Waffles Ingredients 2 cups flour 1-1/2 tsp active dry yeast (make sure … Continue reading

February 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Steamed Fish Cantonese Style

Found this online for the sauce only and have made it twice. The kids love it with jasmine rice! Very similar to restaurants’ steamed fish. I put it over pan … Continue reading

February 6, 2016 · Leave a comment