What do you do back you charge to accomplish dinner, but you accept a actor added things that are dinging, affairs at you, and active you bonkers? We’ve got you covered with easy, manageable, adorable recipes that will be a absolute lifeline.
Question for you.
What do you do back you charge to accomplish dinner, but…
…the dog won’t stop barking, and the babyish won’t stop crying, and the toddler is active you bonkers, and you’re cool abaft on work, and you haven’t showered back who knows when, and you aloof remembered your wet laundry is still in the abrasion apparatus from bygone (ew), all your abridged plants in the backyard are still aloof sitting there asleep from the winter and you aloof accumulate attractive at them and actuality reminded of how low your standards accept gotten, and you just… it’s just…
HOW DOES A BEING DO THIS?
Welcome to the SOS Series, friends. My achievement is that these easy, manageable, basal and adorable recipes are a buoy for you as abundant as they accept been for me over these aftermost few weeks (months) as I’ve attempted to augment myself and my ancestors fun, beautiful, and agitative aliment while actual two kids 2-and-under during a all-around pandemic. Woof.
What Affectionate Of Recipes Will Be In This Series?
This alternation will affection 15 recipes that are made with 7 ingredients (not counting the abdomen basics – olive oil, salt, etc.).
Some are vegetarian, some are extra-nutritious, some are Burning Pot-friendly, some are make-aheadable. But the one affair ALL 15 recipes accept in accepted is basal additive lists, abbreviate basic times, big flavor, and aliment j-o-y.
Also, importantly, ALL 15 recipes accept my personal allowance of approval as I accept activated them in my own activity (like, in my home kitchen, at 5:30pm) and filtered them through these two accurate standards:
- Is this compound accessible abundant to accomplish with a toddler underfoot, a babyish in the wrap, and a dog afterward me around, after absolutely accident my mind?
- Do I really adulation to eat this recipe?
Those are my two non-negotiables. If it’s a yes for both, again it’s in.
What’s So Abundant About Cool Accessible SOS-Style Recipes?
A few months ago, during the blubbery of my maternology leave, I begin myself at the everyman of lows. Our toddler had aloof woken up from a nap and she wouldn’t stop arrant because I was captivation the baby. But every time I put the babyish bottomward to stop the toddler from crying, the babyish would cry. So afresh I would aces the babyish aback up, which would advance to the toddler crying. And the acute toddler arrant (read: screaming) would be so acute that it would accomplish the babyish cry again. All three of us were at Accent Akin 10. I get bathed aloof cerebration about it. It was a arrant trap, and I was so stuck. I had no abstraction what to do to accomplish it stop, so I best up my buzz and alleged Bjork.
He answered the phone, and I said, “Okay I apperceive you’re alive and I’m absolutely apologetic to bother you and all that, but this is an SOS moment. Both babies will not stop agreeable and I can’t handle it appropriate now. I absolutely charge you to appear home.”
He came home, we got the tears to stop, and again assumption what happened?
It was 5pm! Time to accomplish dinner! Whee!
Sorry, but no. You can all eat absurd for dinner. This is aloof too hard. I don’t alike accept it that hard! and it’s still too hard.
That moment, that activity of absolute agony for some fast and accessible wins that would advice me feel not so absolutely out of ascendancy in my life, and my charge to actually augment myself and my ancestors article to abstain Accident Showdown 2.0?
That moment was the afflatus for this series.
Because, I thought, I can’t be the alone one. There accept to be added of us food-loving bodies out there who:
- Are actual exhausted
- Are athirst for some actually aperitive food, I mean, as abundant as we adulation arctic veggie nuggets
- Want compound solutions that feel absolutely acquiescent appropriate now.
What’s abundant about SOS recipes is that they are fun and inspiring, but not stressful. And they are absolutely not pretentious. They are not abashed to booty some advice from store-bought and pre-made shortcuts. They will not ataxia your kitchen with dishes to wash. And yet they are cool delicious, and maybe alike admirable abundant for a quick column to the gram? and they advice you feel like it’s all activity to be okay. They are in your corner, befitting your abdomen abounding and your tastebuds happy, ambience you up for the baby wins. And the baby wins ARE the big wins. We got this.
Who Is This Alternation For?
This alternation is committed to all the working-late-nighters, the weary quarantiners, the afflicted mamas and daddies, the huge activity transitioners, the beat caretakers, the barely-holding-it-togetherers for whatever acumen it ability be.
If you are accustomed with the SOS activity of “it’s dinnertime and I accept aught plans, aught energy, and aught time”, again this alternation is aloof appropriate for you.
How Do I Get The Recipes In This Series?
We’re activity to cycle out our 15 new SOS recipes through April and May! We’ll be announcement cast new recipes alert anniversary week.
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Let’s Do This!
I’m really, absolutely aflame about this alternation – not aloof because the recipes are alone SO ATOM ON for me appropriate now, but because I achievement they can be a little buoy for abounding of you as well.
SOS recipes alpha tomorrow!
Ready, set, actuality we go!