In no way will this blog ever be dedicated to recipes and cooking. I do not know how to cook. I cannot create recipes. I hate making dinner. But when I come across an amazing recipe and put my own twist on it, I will share. […]
First of all, let me just say that I grew up on pasta. And my extremely healthy, pasta-eating Italian grandmother passed away at the ripe old age of 91. It took me a looooong time to be convinced that gluten sensitivity was a real thing. […]
I had yet another epic argument with my parents. This time it was about gender. I made a simple request that they don’t give my daughter “girlie” toys this Christmas, which apparently triggered my parents. My father accused me of wanting to genetically engineer my children […]
It’s cold and flu season once again which means it’s time to start my immune boosting routine. Every year I struggle to remember what steps I need to take to protect my family against those nasty cold viruses so this year I’m making a comprehensive […]
Despite trying to get rid of my keratosis pilaris for years, nothing has totally cured me of my “chicken skin.” I’ve tried everything from eating beef liver to dry brushing. Nothing has worked. Unfortunately, it looks liked I’ve passed it along to my daughter too. […]
I had a very busy week planned. Like, too busy. Between my wedding anniversary, election day, a birthday, playdates and our normal everyday back and forth, I wasn’t going to have a moment to myself, which can be very hard when you’re an introvert.
My husband doesn’t get home until around 7pm most nights. While I’m grateful he has a wonderful job that supports our family and lifestyle, my days and evenings as a stay-at-home mom are lonely and pretty tough. I have two extremely demanding children and don’t […]