Panayioti sitting down and actually drawing. Yeah right! Can you tell how much he hates it? I colored it in a bit while he watched and then gave him the orange marker and sat by as he filled in the lion. After about two seconds he just looked at me pleading for a break. I … Continue reading Does a picture really speak a thousand words?
Came up with something for us to pass the time on Friday afternoon. Afternoons are tough ’cause almost everyone here in Greece takes a nap. Everyone except my little guy that is. If I let him be he’ll just run from one end of the house to the other so it’s either play-doh, which he … Continue reading Time to Color!
A couple of days ago I read Suzanne Wright’s speech. She’s the founder of Autism Speaks. I don’t know much else about her because we live in Greece so there’s not much that Autism Speaks can do for us except use it to gather information, and compare and contrast to the therapies here in Greece. … Continue reading This is Autism.
Ok, this may just turn into a baking blog since I’ve been on a baking high for a week now. It’s a great stress reducer for me, having the house smell of sweet goodness. These cinnamon rolls came out pretty good almost as good as the cinnamon rolls I used to buy from a little … Continue reading Cinnamon Rolls with Coffee Glaze (recipe courtesy of Sally’s Baking Addiction)
You can make it into whatever shape you like. I’ve always liked the margarita shaped bread because, well, it’s in the shape of a flower!! And you can easily just break off a piece and enjoy. When baking bread the whole house smells amazing and it always puts me in a really good mood. I … Continue reading The Best Bread Ever!!
Ingredients: 450ml veggie oil 400g flour 2 tsp. soda 550g sugar 5 eggs 1/2 tsp. salt 2 1/2 tsp. cinnamon 1/2 kilo of carrots shredded 150 g walnuts, chopped Icing: 200 g cream cheese 150 g icing sugar 100 g butter (I used Flora which is margarine and butter mixed) Grease and line a 26′ … Continue reading Super Moist, Totally Delicious Walnut-ty Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
Don’t know how or why this happened, must be a really early Christmas present for mama!! My boy actually sat down for a whole 5 minutes and played with his little sister. They even did a high five!! Happiness is short-lived but it’s true happiness. Continue reading They’re Playing!! Yay!!