Cold season is upon us. Unfortunately I do not have a good relationship with it. I've certainly had my fair share of cold viruses over the years but this past year has been especially bad as my son started pre-school. The stuff he brought home deserved some sort of trophy..."shittiest of shit cold viruses" award because that's how last year was. Months upon months of nothing but sickness. Sleepless nights and misery plagued our home.Read More
This week I'm doing something a little something different. Since we're entering the holiday season and we're starting to think about gift giving, I figured I would do a blog post about my favorite kitchen tools.
Let's be honest, you can be a great cook but if you don't have the right utensils and tools, your life will be a lot harder. When I first began seriously cooking back 2007 I had dull knives and really crappy cutting boards. I didn't realize how bad they were until I upgraded and never looked back.Read More
Okay it's no secret that I'm 26. Kidding, I'm 28. Shit okay, I'm 36 - my real age. I know women don't love disclosing their age but I've actually learned to embrace mine. Sort of.
Getting older is an interesting phenomenon. But it doesn't have to be a painful one as our culture so often portrays.Read More
It's almost Thanksgiving and this means we're about to enter the holiday season. I can almost feel the eerie calm before the storm - before waves of pressure, obligation, stress and anxiety sweep over us.
I meant to write this post months ago but talking about myself just feels...meehhhh, not that great. But since this is my blog and I'm honored that you're following along or even visiting for the first time, I wanted to let you in on what makes me, well...me.Read More
When it comes to the holy grail of nutrients, magnesium may be a leading contestant. Magnesium is the one of the most abundant minerals in the human body. It is estimated that something like 60% of adults in the US are deficient in this mineral.Read More