Category Archives: Raising Children

Passover – an important holiday with family and friends – how blessed we are!

Share

 We were blessed this year to have a full house – family mainly with a few dear friends. I took special care with the table – since our children may well take on the seder responsibilities in years to come … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog, Family, Fish, Fruit, Live Events, Prayers and Religion, Raising Children | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Such fun with our goat babies this year!

Share

 We have been bottle feeding three goat kids this year – and they are now so tame that they follow us around like puppies! Such fun for the grandkids! And us too! Also three new baby kittens – no more … Continue reading

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

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