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Cranberry Cheesecake Ice Cream and More Thanksgiving Recipes

Cranberry Cheesecake Ice Cream and More Thanksgiving Recipes

Isn’t that ice cream GORGEOUS? It’s rich, decadent, sweet, tangy Cranberry Cheesecake Ice Cream. Oh yes.  Here, drool a little more! You can find the recipe for this gorgeous dessert over on SheKnows.com. That’s because I am now a recipe writer for She Knows! Yes, […]

Surviving 30 Days Sugar Free (Part 3)

Surviving 30 Days Sugar Free (Part 3)

I recently went through a book with my sister in law that I felt might help me to become more spiritually and mentally disciplined. The book issued a 30 day challenge of various tasks, one of which was to give up sugar for the month. […]

Could I Be the Next Verity Mom?

Could I Be the Next Verity Mom?

I need your help! While looking into credit unions in our area (finally leaving the unnamed big bank we’ve been with forever), I stumbled upon this contest to be the next Verity Mom. Basically, it’s a one year job blogging and creating videos while still […]

Chicken Salad in Creamy Avocado Dressing Recipe

Chicken Salad in Creamy Avocado Dressing Recipe

August is HOT! I’ve always loved the heat and anxiously awaited the two months of summer that we get in Washington, but everything is different when I’m pregnant.  I now get dizzy if the temperature is over 85 degrees, and have taken to wearing ice […]

Auburn International Festival 2012

Auburn International Festival 2012

This past Saturday was a HUGE day for me.  It was the second annual Auburn International Festival, a City of Auburn event that I was in charge of.  It was the culmination of months of planning, sweat (and yes, even a few tears!).  The past […]

Winner of the Lollihop Snack Box Giveaway!

Congratulations to Zoe! Her comment was “My favorite snack is clementine oranges. They’re the perfect sweetness, without the processed sugars. Yum :)” Oh yes, I’m a big clementine fan. Although it gets me in trouble because somehow I can eat an entire bag of them […]

$100 Visa Giveaway and Butternut Squash Soup

$100 Visa Giveaway and Butternut Squash Soup

Although outdoor activities make summer my favorite time of year in Washington, the bountiful harvest of autumn comes in a very close second. I love the flavors of fall so much that when BlogHer asked me to choose one of my recipes for a series […]

Mint Radish Noodle Salad Recipe

Mint Radish Noodle Salad Recipe

Our CSA starts this Thursday, and I anticipate it being the high point of my week.  To give you an idea of what my last week has been like; my pastor from Hawaii passed away, my grandmother had to be rushed to the ER twice, […]