Author Archives: Cluttercafe

About Cluttercafe

Wife to a great guy. Mom to two active, wonderful kids. Full time working woman trying to keep it all together.

Pizza Sauce

My husband is a gadget guy. I’m sure I’ve told you that before. You need a degree in engineering to run the tv remote  and have to call tech support to get something to print. Luckily, he’s also my own … Continue reading

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Tomato Zucchini Strata

It’s summertime! DUH! I know I’m stating the obvious here. But summer is so short here in New England that I have to shout it out with joy every day. I am still having nightmares of the winter we just … Continue reading

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Apple Slab Pie

Hey there! ‘Sup? If there is one thing you should know about me it’s this. I’m always late. ALWAYS! “You’ll be late for your own funeral”.  Ha Ha. Heard it. “If you’re not twenty minutes early, you’re already late”. Really? … Continue reading

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Mornings

The similarities to being born are uncanny. Think about it. One minute you’re in a dark, warm, comfy place then all of a sudden you’re being thrust out into the cold, hard world. My morning routine typically starts with the morning … Continue reading

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Square Pegs

I have been at this blogging thing for going on four years now. Every year around my blogiversary I toy with the idea of shutting it down. “I gave it a real shot! It’s just not fulfilling the dream I … Continue reading

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Double Chocolate Cherry Dream Cookies

Are you ready for Valentine’s Day? You do know it’s Saturday, right? Ok, just making sure you knew. I’ve never been a huge fan of Valentine’s Day. My mother in law used to call them “Hallmark Holidays“.  Of course she didn’t … Continue reading

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Crock Pot Chicken Taco Chili

Do you have a crock pot? Do you love chili? Do you want a meal all ready for you when you get home from a long day at work? Even better, a healthy meal? This is the easiest, yummiest chili … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Spritz Cookies

So after being stuck in the house for days, thank you Juno. I was feeling a little blah. I started thinking about being isolated and lonely and thought, “I think I need to brighten someone’s day!”. So, I made these … Continue reading

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Valentine Puppy Chow

It’s cold. Real cold. And dreary. Super dreary. Baking helps. Baking something sweet and pretty, really helps. Baking something sweet, pretty and so easy it isn’t even funny. Therapeutic! I haven’t had puppy chow in years. Or shall I say … Continue reading

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Roasted Chicken

I am doing my very best at eating clean now that I have completed my cleanse. And I’ve got to say, I think I’m killing it! I made it through the weekend, Pats playoff game included without eating crap and … Continue reading

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