There are times when I plot and plan what meals I want to make – some extravagant Pinterest idea, or a recipe that’s been rattling around in my brain for a year. I finally commit and make the meal; we photograph, feast, and then spend the next six hours cleaning up in our dishwasherless kitchen.
There are other times that I realize that I’ve been making something for months and it’s high time I shared it with you (though, I’m not quite sure I’m ready to go public with my secret penchant for homemade chocolate frosting on graham crackers).
But the other day, I realized I needed to share this salad with you. More Please
What’s better than muffins? Newborn babies, that’s what. I’m delighted to be sharing over at the beautiful photography blog Shuttersmack while Leslie takes some time to snuggle her new baby and nibble on those fingers. I can’t even deal. I shared … Continue reading
On a Road Trip, A Week Before our Month-Long Sugar Fast Began: Me: I want Dairy Queen. Eric: (drinking Mountain Dew) No, no we don’t need that stuff. Me: Fine, I’ll settle for gummy worms. Eric: Here, have some Mountain Dew…it’s basically liquid … Continue reading
Both Eric and I were born country mice. We grew up in homes surrounded by space and corn fields, few neighbors, and an impossible amount of trees. We grew up to the sounds of rushing creeks and the occasional coyote and … Continue reading
CATEGORIES: 'Tis The Season
Remember winter, guys? Remember when my baby was born and it was -25* windchill outside the hospital room window? Remember the first time you heard the words Polar Vortex? And now, here we are, in August. And really, I don’t think I’ve ever … Continue reading
CATEGORIES: Bell Peppers Corn Zucchini
It is a rainy Friday morning, and I have spent the last twelve hours waiting for Owen to throw up. He woke up from his nap the day before with a pretty high fever, and now I am playing vomit … Continue reading