Take a hyperventilating walrus, some dingy fluorescent lights, and a pair of stilts and you've pretty much got my best copycat impression of the Cici's Pizza greeter that welcomed us to pizza binge delirium. As we walked down the condiment aisle of the local grocery store, I bellowed, "Welcome to Cici's! Thank you for coming!" I did it again as we [...] Continue Reading
Welcome To The Conch Republic
Draw in the salty breeze here at the end of U.S. Highway 1, and now let it go. The breath. The tension in your neck. Everything. Dig your toes in the sand and feel the distance: 126 miles away from the nearest Wal-Mart . . . a million miles from errands, lists and unanswered emails. It's just you . . .The [...] Continue Reading
Many of us grew up eating a bagel, donut, bowl of cereal, or other grain-based, high-carb breakfast. When transitioning away from grains, it can be hard to find something to eat for breakfast. But giving up grains doesn’t mean you have to give up fun breakfasts altogether. These grain-free banana chocolate chip pancakes are a perfect (healthy!) [...] Continue Reading
Long Before Starbucks . . .
Sub-zero chocolately goodness flowed out the back of the ice cream truck, and ice blue abominable snowman feet with gumball toenails danced on rainbows. The rainbows, of course, came from the band of My Little Ponies who'd joined the caravan of children chasing the truck down the street. What's not to love, [...] Continue Reading
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I'm Heather, aka The Mommypotamus. I’m a wife, mom, real food lover, research geek, and amateur homesteader. And potamus... obviously.