I'm not one for diets or labels when it comes to my food. I like to eat. I like to eat good food that I know is good for me, and food that makes me feel like crap. I get just as excited about a big greasy cheesburger as I do a paleo bowl at … Continue reading Eating to Feel Better : One Part Plant
Over the weekend we hosted an informal cinco de mayo get together for friends. The weather was hot, a friend's back garden was bursting with mint, and I had an open bottle of white rum. What's a girl to do except make mojitos? Make watermolon mojitos! This got a little juicy, but it is well … Continue reading Spring Cocktail :: Watermelon Mojitos
From Ginny: ~ Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs. I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well. So, what are you knitting or crocheting right now? What are you reading? Take a photo and share it either on … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Under the Never-ending Scarf
From Yarn Along with Ginny: ~ Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs. I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well. So, what are you knitting or crocheting right now? What are you reading? This week I'm enjoying a … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Chickens + Stripes
Ever feel like you're stuck in a rut, trudging along in the same worn out habits day after day, dreaming of what your life/job/diet/body/home/etc could be? No mater how organized or happy we are, there are moments where we all catch ourselves thinking about making changes, large or small, in our lives. I'm a dreamer … Continue reading Inspired to Start Fresh
There has been a little bit of cooking and time spent outdoors this week, the latter happening in the small windows between downpours. It's been a wet week, which is good for the plants (tough on my seedlings, though) and a little hard on this at home mama and toddler duo. I made it to … Continue reading Of Food and Flora
"I'm going to take pictures of my granola, and you're just going to have to humor me and not ask any questions." And so began my love note to granola. I love granola. Always have. Crunchy and slightly sweet, it's a hearty way to start the day. Except I hardly ever had it in the … Continue reading Deep Thoughts about Granola. Really.