Category Archives: Raising Children

Chilaquiles – with Max’s mole sauce – OMG incredible!

Share

 Chilaquiles are so delicious and with our farm manager’s Mole sauce truly divine. Here is the recipe: Max’s Chilaquiles Ingredients FRESH corn tortillas cut into strips – one per person (you can take a short cut and use tortilla chips … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Cheese, Family, Little farm products, Max Arteaga Recipes, Raising Children, Recipes, Recipes to Make with Children, Snacks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Our son, daughter in law, nephews and nieces in law all surprised us with something special!

Share

 Last night we were so touched and moved by a wonderful surprise – dinner with the family – our son and daughter in law, nephews and one of their wives – and two surprises! How blessed are we to have … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Family, Philanthropy, Raising Children | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Tres Leches Cake

Share

 I tried this recipe a few times until I gave up – the amounts just didn’t work – the cake pan was too big, and the liquids appeared too runny. So I turned to Betty Crocker – and voila! Her … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Desserts, Raising Children, Recipes, Recipes to Make with Children | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Having fun with the grandkids – nothing better! Painting, Making Bread and more

Share

 Watching our identical twin grandsons grow up is such a joy. They are  sweet and smart – and love hanging out at the farm. Always chores to do and baking and cooking with grandma. Here they are making bread with … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Family, Little farm products, Raising Children, Recipes, Recipes to Make with Children | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Piano Recitals – love the focus! Such good brain work for children and adults! Do you play the piano?

Share

Two of our grandsons are learning to play the piano. It is a great family tradition — my late father Jack Wolfowitz, lost his father at the age of 14. He and his entire family were musically talented – his … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Classical Music, Family, Raising Children | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Birthday cakes made by Grandma – a Vampire cake and a Lego one – for our twins who turned 5!

Share

 This year was a challenging cake year! Noah was very specific – he wanted a vampire cake with teeth and a vampire figure on it – and blood! It had to be chocolate with chocolate frosting. Sigh. Then his twin … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Art, Blog, Desserts, Family, Little farm products, Raising Children, Recipes, Recipes to Make with Children | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Good looking family!

Share

A beautiful picture of our grandkids and their parents! We are all so blessed! The twins wanted suits – the vests, ties  – the whole thing! SOOO Cute! But Gabriel is still willing to snuggle…Grandma is in HEAVEN!

Share
Posted in Blog, Family, Raising Children | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

#MOMSQUAD – An interesting video that throws light on the differences in generations -created by the daughter by a good friend Alexandra Addison

Share

We are so proud of our young friend Alexandra Addison – she is now a junior producer at BuzzFeed and just wrote and produced this video. If any of you have adult children you will absolutely identify with the HUGE … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Art, Blog, Family, Raising Children, Social media, Women's Topics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Labor day fun with the grandkids and grandnieces and grandnephews!

Share

Nothing better than family and fun in the jacuzzi on Labor day at The Little Farm. And our dog Smokey trained with the children before – she was so great – calm and really smart – we are thinking that … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Dogs, Family, Little farm products, Raising Children | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer evenings with friends and family – the best chopped salad from leftovers!

Share

I love cooking in summer – and especially when its easy! This is a wonderful recipe for a ‘throw it all together’ chopped salad – which is satisfying and fun to eat and make if you have family members or … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Goats, Leftovers, Little farm products, Meat, Poultry, Raising Children, Recipes, Recipes to Make with Children, Salad, Vegetables | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment