Because I have a minute…

It’s a balmy 73 degrees and gloomy instead of the usual 91 degrees and sunny. I don’t want to be awake. I opened my eyes at 5:30 this morning to my husband saying, ‘ugh it’s raining.’ I closed them again with the hope that my non sleeping daughter would remain asleep until… i don’t know…Read more

summer are you here? 

I’m entirely distracted by this hot weather in the middle of winter. It’s exactly 91 degrees and C’s cheeks are rosy and warm after a couple of minutes in the shade. If the pool would somehow heat up to that temperature we would be very grateful.  My sister is in town and we are eatingRead more

Chicken Salad Lettuce Boats

In anticipation of summertime I thought I would share one of my favorite recipes for chicken salad. I tried this recipe for the first time at a wedding shower a couple years ago and I’ve been making chicken salad this way every since. They’re light, flavorful, and a much healthier alternative to normal chicken salad. ThisRead more

Oatmeal Honey Cranberry Cookies

I’m on a chocolate/sweet kick that is only great for milk production (since i know that’s what everyone wants to hear about but that’s my life now) so I am rolling with it. I latch onto every healthy dessert recipe that I see on the instagram and try it. So, I tried making these Chocolate Chip Cookies fromRead more

2015. Change.

I am so super behind on this but… Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a great New Year’s Eve. Honestly, after seeing the hill behind our house filled with hikers on New Years Day, I’ve decided that New Year’s Eve is often filled with the last hurrah of eating and drinking whatever you wantRead more