Quick Healthy Meals for Busy Peeps

It’s a wonder I have enough hours in the day to even sleep, but I make sure it happens because it’s very important to me (I’ll be blogging about the importance of a good night’s sleep sometime in the near future.) […]

On a Positive Note…

…which is what I keep telling myself. Have you ever noticed when you consciously decide to change something, sometimes it gets worse before it gets better? Maybe “it” — in this case, the habit of speaking negatively — was worse than I thought, […]

One-pot Lentil Soup

Simplicity is essential when it comes to mealtime. I’ve always been drawn to easy-to-make recipes that have few ingredients, take a short time to prepare and cook, there’s little clean up, and provide leftovers. When I stumbled upon a one-pot lentil soup, it […]

Listen to Your Mother!

Listen to Your Mother! We’ve probably all heard that expression once or twice, at least. This is the name of an amazing 39-city production that includes a cast of real women who share their real {personal} life stories with an audience. […]

Carrot Fennel Soup

So, first off, I just learned that fennel is an herb and not a green vegetable! As part of a challenge, I decided to cook with a green vegetable I had never cooked with before. While on my weekly shopping haul to Trader […]

There’s No Time Like the Present

As I thought about launching my blog and writing a first post, I kept asking myself, “What are you waiting for?” And then it dawned on me, there’s no time like the present. I think we’ve all heard that quote before, […]