This ABC Mom

ABC moms raising ABC kids

Crack Corn Recipe

My cousin Kathy gives a jar to everyone at Christmas time and calls it “Crack Corn” – very appropriately so – because it is so addicting. Sweet, crunchy, fluffy, light, salty… … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Peanut butter chocolate Cheerios bars

I made these for my sister’s Halloween party in a rush, and messed up the recipe in a few different ways. But they were still a hit. I think I’ve … Continue reading

October 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Science behind best Chocolate Chip Cookies

My mouth is watering again just reading the article and looking at the diagram of cookies. I don’t care for alcohol or drugs but oh you chocolate chip cookie, you … Continue reading

September 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

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