Sunday, July 21, 2013
I tried using honey to draw a little mouth under the nose, but that just ended up being a big blob of honey. I got no complaints from Starboy, but it didn't add anything visually. I sliced up the remaining banana and froze the slices on a piece of parchment—guess whose mommy gets to have a PB / banana smoothie in the morning?
These bears are really irresistible. You could do them with plain toast, or cinnamon toast as well. I've also used chocolate chips for the eyes. (Dangerous precedent. Do not advise.)
OMG -- A Nutella black bear! Speaking of dangerous.....
Friday, July 12, 2013
We love camping, and especially at Yosemite. Techman has been camping and climbing there for most of his life—I was late to the party until I moved to California, and I couldn't believe I'd never experienced anything so beautiful before.
Starboy LOVES sleeping in the tent and playing outside.
On the down side, if you follow the tips, your car might look like a little like this:
Ours does, and it drives Techman nuts. Luckily I don't mind traveling on this trip with no leg room.
Preparing for bear country is a pain in the ass—anything with even a miniscule scent needs to be stored in the brown bear locker. But after so many years we have it down.
Starboy has been going to Yosemite since he was an infant. Getting outdoors is grounding for all of us.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Sunday, July 7, 2013
If you want to try it at home, it's a 2-3 egg omelette in a 6" cast iron pan. Any scraps that don't belong to the picture usually turn into "road" or "border." Check the Tasty Tricks keyword for more ideas.
Anyone have any ideas what I can hide in the eggs to make them even more healthy? He balks at the spinach because he can see it. I might have to try shredded zucchini with no skin.
Friday, July 5, 2013
He developed the prints by himself in the water. Home run project for all ages!