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16 August, 2015

Tahini Salad Dressing

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Desperate for flavor, I finally succumbed to a $10 jar of tahini at an import store. Without it’s typical accompaniments soy sauce and lemon I devised an excellent salad dressing for our salads here.   4 from 1 reviews Tahini Salad Dressing   Author: Nom Mom Prep time:  5 mins Total time:  5 mins Print What
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14 August, 2015

Mashes for Moeskies

Mashes for Moeskies
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  4 from 1 reviews Puree Platano   Author: Nom Mom Cuisine: Baby Prep time:  3 mins Cook time:  10 mins Total time:  13 mins Print This recipe came about from a gift of a ripe plantain off a felled tree. The resulting mash is tangy and sweet, with the coconut lending a creamy, tropical undertone. Good
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14 August, 2015

Latin America 2015 Takeaways:

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NAFTA is a double edged sword: you get the good and the bad – for cheap. In Mexico, I found imported goods for about the same price as in the USA. In some cases it was disturbing; a quick Facebook check showed me that the imported Washington apples I found in my father’s hometown were
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22 July, 2015

Sometimes Self-Care sucks.

Sometimes Self-Care sucks.
Posted in : Reflections from the Road on by : nommom

There’s a lot of talk in the blogosphere about Self care and making sure Mommas get time to reconnect to themselves. These articles usually include delicious ideas like pedicures, journalling quietly, yoga, spa days, sleeping in, weekends away with your besties, etc. All the above suggestions are easy to dish out, and easy to take.
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