2017 Intentions

A couple years ago, I gave up on the typical new year’s resolutions. Most often I found that I’d stop acting and even thinking about them less than half way through the year. By the end of the year I’d judge myself and feel like […]

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Cider & Citrus Turkey Brine #Recipe

“Made With Love” indeed! This brine is filled with flavor and will make any turkey OH SO JUICY!! Every year I make it, my family and friends rave about its flavor and disbelief that a turkey could possibly be that juicy. Forget that dry turkey you […]

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Tree Tunnels

I love driving through what I call tree tunnels like this. The kind you come upon and wonder what you might find hidden between the trees protected by the darkness. Is the darkness protecting it from us and our destructive ways or is the darkness […]

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Be Kind, Gentle and Love Unconditionally

Looked out my kitchen window to see this beauty just a moment ago. Did you know that they say that the deer symbolizes the need to be kind, gentle, and open-hearted with unconditional love? Deer also represent the need to trust your gut and instincts. Raising teens can be […]

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Butternut Squash #Soup #Recipe

The butternut squash is a winter squash that is often thought of as a vegetable even though it’s actually a fruit. It has a sweet, nutty taste similar to pumpkins and gets sweeter as it ripens. Like pumpkins, you can eat the seeds raw or […]

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