Category: Homemaking

Variations on an Asian slaw 0

Variations on an Asian slaw

Lately, my favourite recipe for my wife and myself has been this Asian slaw. It starts with a basic Asian vinaigrette: 1 large clove crushed garlic 1/4 cup (60 ml) rice wine vinegar 2...

Happy kids do chores 0

Happy kids do chores

My seven year olds are begging for me to give them chores. What they are really after is an allowance, but the whole thing has got me thinking. They seem to like doing chores...

I am a home made dad 0

I am a home made dad

It took me a long time to get here – married, primary parenting, homemaking and blogging about it all. You might wonder why I call this blog home made dad and think of myself...

Presto, you have pesto 0

Presto, you have pesto

Pesto is one of my family’s favourite dishes. It tastes heavenly and freezes well for future dinners. Freshly made pesto on pasta is exquisite. The earthy basil combined with the sexy fresh garlic blended...