Tagged with protein

5 Benefits to Eating Beef During Pregnancy

5 Benefits to Eating Beef During Pregnancy

It is my experience with almost two healthy pregnancies under my belt (belt? my yoga pants just laughed so hard at my word choice they almost peed)  that the eating part is weird and tricky. More weird and tricky than the cliches about cravings and morning sickness. For me it goes something like: First trimester: … Continue reading

A Casual Christmas and a Happy New Year

A Casual Christmas and a Happy New Year

For our family, Christmas is like a box of chocolates. While I imagine it is awesome when a big old family can count on having their big old get together, same time, same place, same awesome year by year, we tend to piece together the merriment where and when we can. That’s what works for … Continue reading

Birthday Party Beef Brisket

Birthday Party Beef Brisket

Ranch Baby turned One (click here for gratuitous cake-face pics). According to my Babycenter.com emails, I should probably change that moniker to “Ranch Toddler”, but it’s my blog, and I don’t have to do nothing. And if I call him RB until he’s 25, I can because I’m the mom. I birthed him, fed him, … Continue reading

Beef Counts: Part II

Beef Counts: Part II

It is my experience that everyone who likes their job has a part that they love. Beef Counts is that part of the gig for me. I don’t tend to look for reasons to leave the ranch. It’s a beautiful environment that feels more like home every day (I’ve lived here for like, two minutes basically). … Continue reading

Baby and the Beef: An update

Baby and the Beef: An update

The kid is a carnivore! This blog kicked off with Ranch Baby’s first taste of beef. He’s come a long way since then.  Turns out, a steak bone is a spectacular teething aid. This is a win for everyone, except for maybe the Border Collie waiting outside the door for said table scraps. She’ll just … Continue reading