Monthly Archives: January 2014

What Do You Want From Me?

Hey Guys! I have a question. I’ve been dreaming up all kinds of fun things we could do on this blog this year. There are tons of recipes I want to share with you all, and things I could write. And there are definitely a lot of places we could go. You and me. In fact, I’m downright stoked about a few of… read more

Hearty Mushrooms and Frilly Aprons: A Winter recipe.

I heart mushrooms. It’s not a secret anymore. Mushrooms make me want to sing the hallejuah chorus really loud from my neighbor’s rooftop and then immediately hop into my kitchen, put on a frilly apron, grease up the cast iron and start cookin.’ Betty Crocker style! Not that she would’ve hopped around in a frilly apron or anything. Buuut…… read more

Cheers to January.

If 2013 taught me anything, it was to embrace change. Change seemed to be last year’s middle name. It rearranged everything from the seasons (hellooo Blizzard in May and Flood in September!!) to this blog to people’s last names. Cats died. People moved away. My body turned into a balloon. Old friends left. New ones came. Even my… read more


She is the light that shines through the trees in the middle of winter. A light that refuses to go out. Even in the darkness she carries her sorrow with a smile, a smile that goes on forever through her loss and her deepest longings and the pain that she feels. Behind the smile is a heart that is… read more