Recipe – Broccoli Quinoa Pilaf

I love cooking dishes that are considered “one-pot meals”. I like eating from a bowl and eating all the nutritious ingredients all mixed together. Food doesn’t have to be pretty, they just have to be nutritious. I call a meal-in-a-bowl “rustic”. One of my Sunday food-prep is to cook a pot of quinoa to eat […]

New Salad Flavors – BJ’s Restaurant

My friend Lizelle was in town recently and we got to hangout and meet-up for dinner with the rest of our circle of friends. Even if we haven’t each other for awhile, we always just seem to pick-up where we left off….I haven’t seen her since my bridal shower last year. I’m really grateful for […]

Summer Manifesto – Live Life Outside

I really look forward to Summer. I feel my best in the Summer.  I love the freshness it brings. I love all the bright colors and the long days. I’m more cheerful and the little things excite me. What a great way to get excited for the summer…. by putting my intentions on paper my […]

May Highlights – Newly Wed No More

I can’t believe it’s already June. I’m looking forward to so many fun things this summer. For me, summer has already started. I usually feel like it’s summer right around Memorial Day holiday weekend. Here are the highlights from May (pictures on my phone). A collage I can look back to and see what happened […]