Marriage is hard. Marriage heals. Ode to Marriage.


I’m breaking up my cooking posts with some gut spilling honesty about how funny and hard and humbling life is these days. I was thinking the other day I needed a non food post for once to remind people I’m not just a novice baker! I suspected motherhood or marriage was where I wanted to…

2019 Goals February Check In


I desire accountability in my life…sometimes. But this feels like a safe place to do it since I’m mostly keeping myself accountable. I’ve decided that I would jump on here the beginning of each month…Lord willing…and give an update on how my 2019 goals are looking so far that point in the year. As a…

Peachy-Lemon May & Marriage Advice


My husband and I used a lemon tree at our wedding to be a sweet reminder to us as to what it means to tend to and keep healthy our marriage. Like a tree our marriage wasn’t going to survive unless we took care of it. It can’t bear good fruit without a little help….

Happy New Year…a tribute to 2018


I think a lot of times in life I find myself focused ahead… What’s my next goal? What is the next benchmark to reach? What is the next thing to achieve? What’s the next fun thing to plan? That means I’m sometimes bad at slowing down and reflecting. Don’t get me wrong… I could sit…