This recipe has always been on my list of favorites for the summer because it is: a. kid-approved 😉 b. can travel well c. beach and pool friendly d. snack-able and versatile enough to be used in or with other dishes (Hello Peach Salsa Grilled Salmon or Chicken) This peach salsa checks all of these requirements … Continue reading Kid Friendly Peach Salsa
There is so much I want to share with you all… So many new travels and so many new life changes… Right now, I’m sitting at our 9.5-foot dining room table with my Washington D.C. Starbucks mug filled with a creamy chai tea latte looking out on our back patio into our yard at all … Continue reading Settling In…
Gardening… It’s as much a part of me as cooking is. When I wasn’t in the kitchen with my Grandma, we were out in the garden with her and my Grandpa. If you couldn’t find us there, we were on one of the many farms held by various family members all over the southern … Continue reading Growing Our Garden
This past weekend we took our kids darling little zoo in a small town in France. Y’all. The whole experience I kept thinking I am done. I am done buying them things. I mean besides the usual. I’m not that terrible. They’ll get a birthday present or two… Maybe. LOL! Other than that, I’m done … Continue reading Less Things, More Memories…
There are so many words…. So many… It’s hard to choose just one. Last year my word was BE. I think it was a good word for me. In 2016 I was able to… Be. Be Authentic. Be Transparent. Be Love Be Truth Be Happy. Be Unhappy Be Beauty, & Beautiful. Be Blessed. Be Focus. … Continue reading What is your word for 2017?
Family traditions. Do you have any? Besides our epic family game night, the 12 grapes at midnight and our firework extravaganza (the neighbors-not us, ha!) Auld Lang Syne singing and of course a good toast! We started one a new one this year and I hope we continue it. I enjoyed doing this with the … Continue reading Family Traditions
Have you ever met a book you didn’t like? Sometimes. Okay… Can I be honest? You remember this post here? So said book club decided to read “Frankenstein” Y’all. I legit read the cliff notes before the meeting. Book club members if you’re reading this, I’m sorry. I am, but it lulled me to sleep … Continue reading The 7 Top Books I’ve Read in 2016