“Keep your face to the sunshine”

-Walt Whitman

  • Unbelievable Banana Nut Bread
    Ingredients 2 leveled cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1.5-2 teaspoons cinnamon 1/2 (1 stick) salted butter, softened 3/4 cup sugar (brown sugar preferred) 2 large, room temperature eggs 1/3 cup Greek yogurt 4 large, overripe bananas* 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup chopped pecans Method Set oven rack…
  • A Letter to my Husband
    I love youI love marriageI love OUR marriageI love Gods plan for marriageI love the intimacyI love that you are my personThe only one who knows me so wellI love your heartAnd the way you smile with your eyesI love lying beside youAnd laughing by your sideI love your gentlenessI…
  • Butternut Squash Soup
    Ingredients 1 large (or two small) butternut squash 1-1.5 onions Olive oil Garlic Salt to taste Pepper to taste 2 cups chicken or vegetable broth (bone broth is super delish!) 1 cup heavy cream or 1 can coconut milk Garlic cloves (measure with your heart) Method Halve and cube butternut…
  • Finding Peace in the Panic
    There is a frenzy in our society in response to the growing COVID-19 outbreak. A palpable panic in the air at the grocery store. A quiet avoidance, as we try not to look our neighbors in the eye. As if viruses were contracted through something as simple as a smile.…
  • At Home Whitening for Sensitive Teeth
    With the holidays right around the corner, it’s the perfect time for a whiter and brighter smile! I’ve teamed up with Smile Brilliant to review their professional at home teeth whitening kit. And at the end I’ll be sharing information on a HUGE giveaway and my amazing results! Like many…