Considering a New Way To Meal Plan Each Week

April 10, 2018
Food & Wellness
I’m almost done reading Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne, and have found the insights throughout to be helpful and in many cases, reinforced ideas I had previously learned in other settings. With both Taylor and Syd, I read more

One Pan Roasted Chicken, Rice & Veggies

April 04, 2018
Food & Wellness
I began making this recipe a few years back, and adapt it as the seasons change, switching out the vegetables and also adjusting cuts of chicken, using everything from boneless skinless breasts to bone-in, skin-on thighs. It’ read more

Top 9 Food Trends From Expo West 2018

March 12, 2018
Food & Wellness
I spent this past weekend at the Natural Foods Expo, and am excited to share with you all what I found. This was my 4th Expo West, and as with everything, there were some changes. For one, bloggers like myself registering as ̶ read more

The Kitchen Gadgets I Wouldn’t Want to Live Without

February 01, 2018
Food & Wellness
It’s hard to believe that it’s been 2 years since we were remodeling our home and living with my in-laws, but time certainly does fly when you’re raising 3 crazy kids and running a business. I still look back fon read more

Hormonal Help Options For “That Time”

January 30, 2018
Food & Wellness
For most of my life, I thought the usual trope of a woman’s bad mood being directly associated to her cycle, was total hogwash. I for one had never really been much effected by my cycles, and had definitely never noticed a d read more

My Current Favorite Cookbook

January 24, 2018
Food & Wellness
2017 was such a weird year for me. I struggled quite a bit with lack of motivation to do the things I usually enjoy, like meal planning & cooking, and being organized. The year started off with all of my kids continually being read more

Some Favorite Foods To Cook In the Instant Pot

November 24, 2017
Food & Wellness
The Instant Pot is one of those kitchen gadgets that seemed to just burst into the home cooking scene a couple of years ago, but in all reality, pressure cookers have been around for decades; this new iteration is just a bit more read more

Herb & Butter Roasted Root Vegetables & Chicken Thighs

November 16, 2017
Food & Wellness
When Taylor, my first born, was a baby, I fed her so many purees from the squash family that her nose turned orange. It was one of those things that you didn’t really notice much, until one day we were looking at digital pho read more