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Mustard Seeds

A little over a year ago, I shared a nutshell of our story involving Baxter’s medical roller coaster. I’m finally sitting down to write an update! But before I pick up from where I left off, I’m going to go way out of my comfort zone and share a bit of my own medical roller … Continue reading


No recipe posting today. Still cooking and writing but life has been a bit too busy to chat about food over the past several months. Instead, I’m going to get super personal. Instead, I am going to share with you some glimpses into the medical rollercoaster that my family has been riding now for the … Continue reading

Graham Cracker Houses

It’s that time of year to make and decorate a gingerbread house. But who has time to bake a house with all the other things on your “to do” lists! Sure you can buy those kits, with the cardboardish gingerbread pieces, strange glue like icing and candy that has been chosen for you, or you … Continue reading

Easy Bread and Butter Pickles

Recently, while visiting my in-laws in Kentucky I was loaded up with cucumbers from their farm. I have been trying to squeeze them into as many recipes as possible to use them up and still I have cucumbers stuffed in the fridge. Good time to play around with pickle recipes! When life (or your mother … Continue reading

Hello Foodies and Crafters!

This is my new blog that I am way excited about! I will be updating with my own recipes and or crafts. I have worked with children for several years as a preschool teacher and owner of a cooking workshop. I also have three kids of my own ages 10, 6 and 11 months. I … Continue reading