Those precious moments when I can calm my mind and just enjoy the present are my most favorite. In day to day life, sometimes this is challenging. Yesterday, we went out to the garden to check the progress of some of the veggies that my husband and daughter planted. And who doesn’t garden in a tutu? Beautiful… Read More Spring in the Suburban Garden
The start of a new year is typically a time of reflection and goal setting. Over the years, I’ve realized that it’s not necessary to wait until the New Year to make changes, so I’ve tried my best to incorporate changes when they seem necessary no matter what month or day of the week that… Read More 2013 – Looking Forward
Our little raised garden project took awhile to get going, but once it did, we have a bounty of tomatoes, cucumbers, zucchini and pumpkins (coming soon). Each year we end up with so much zucchini! I thought it might be a good time to try some new recipes. I own more than my fair share… Read More Zucchini from the Garden
Well, almost vegan. My Trader Joes chocolate chips are not vegan, but I don’t mind. I was craving chocolate today and was ready to pull out a box mix of brownies and alter it with black beans, but no mix was to be found in the pantry today! I actually had all the ingredients on… Read More Vegan Oatmeal Chocolate Cookies!
I‘ve been taking a lot of photos of food lately. Maybe I’ve been cooking more with the holidays ,parties, etc. or maybe I just like playing with the camera and food is a nice, non-moving subject that I can practice on. Either way, I’ve made some delicious eats, so I thought I’d share. Mostly, I… Read More Food I love – Part 1