My hope is to inspire you to be fearless in the kitchen, to try new things, to take the time to make things the homemade way and most importantly, to have fun doing it!

Shrimp and Veggie Stir Fry with Toasted Coconut Rice Cooking View
Shrimp and Veggie Stir Fry with Toasted Coconut Rice

Oh friends, how I am missing you all! I hate that I have been so out of touch lately and for those missing my updates, I apologize! Things have been … Read More

be the light
be the light

A reminder to those feeling dark on a dark day. Let your light shine on and, in the words of a favorite yoga teacher, inspire those around you to shine … Read More

Chicken Pot Pie Soup Cooking View
Chicken Pot Pie Soup

What is the weather like where you are? Sunny and warm? I hope so. Here it has been a lifeless gray, drizzly, hazy and as utterly blah as you can … Read More

Mushroom and Swiss Chard Quesadillas Cooking View
Mushroom and Swiss Chard Quesadillas

First recipe of the year – let’s make it a good one, shall we? Scratch that – a GREAT one. Honestly guys, I feel like a bit of a criminal … Read More

What I Read in 2016
What I Read in 2016

Last year on a whim, I decided to write about the books I had read to meet my reading goal for 2015. At the time I was quite compelled to write it, but … Read More

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