Order Lisa’s new cookbook, “Room at the Table”. Now available!
Order Your Copy


Cauliflower Pizza with Lamb

Summer always feels like the time for pizza. Sun and cold drinks and pizza on the deck after a day of playing at the beach or in the park. It's […]

Read More

Two Years with Theo

Two years and five months, to be exact. Two years and five months of cuddling and singing and reading and playing and cheering on our sweet little baby into a […]

Read More

Complete Travel Packing List

We got home a few weeks ago from a three-week trip to Japan, where I tested and made notes on our travel packing list, which I'm constantly editing and updating […]

Read More

Travel Guide: Japan with a Toddler

Every time I visit a new country, I’m struck by how hard it is to know and understand a place unless you visit, walk, observe, listen and get to know […]

Read More

The Perfect Travel Outfit

I posted this on Instagram a few weeks ago, but I got so many comments, I thought it should have a permanent place here on the site. It took me […]

Read More

The Best Hummus

When you visit the Old City of Jerusalem, walk through the entrance to the Muslim quarter and follow the sloped path through the spice vendors and past the shops selling […]

Read More

Meal Planning: Weekend Meal Prep #4

If you're new here, you may want to start here. There are other weekend meal preps detailed here, here and here. With the onset of spring, I've been taking more […]

Read More

Whole Grain Carrot Apple Muffins

I'm at the stage of motherhood where I want to go back and relive the last 26 months all over again, knowing what I know now. Knowing that tiny infant, […]

Read More

Meal Planning: Weekend Meal Prep #3

I turned 43 this past week, and Elie and I snuck away to Vancouver for one night, to stroll and eat and go to some kick-butt workout classes and spend […]

Read More

Meal Planning: Weekend Meal Prep #2

We spent the last week in Palm Springs for a quick warm weather getaway. I had every intention of doing cooking while we were there, but instead, we made some […]

Read More
1 3 4 5 6 7 15
Load More

I don't add to the blog anymore. But, if you’re looking for old blog posts on pregnancy, parenting and travel, you’ll find them here. Just search the topic, above. For new recipes and travel guides, sign up for my newsletter or follow me on Instagram.

Subscription Form

For daily updates, follow along on Instagram.