My boys are three.   It can be a tough age and it can be a wonderful age. Tonight for dinner, I made zucchini pancakes which is essentially zucchini latkes (zucchini, onions, eggs, and carrots fried in oil).  YUM!  My boys didn’t want any.  I said, “Okey, dokey.  You don’t have to eat.” At one […]


It is so hard sometimes to lay down the law and be consistent. I hear the words so tempting in my head, “Just this one time.” But it doesn’t work that way, you have to have one really really bad afternoon in exchange for a lot of great afternoons.   Here’s how it works: You […]