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  • Have A Happy Fall Weekend

    Happy Saturday!  What are you up to this weekend? (This post may contain affiliate links) Mostly I'm looking forward to the first day of fall Here in Iowa, the leaves are starting to change,…

    September 21, 2018
  • On Starting Over

    “I was old enough, and I'd messed up enough already, that I just said ..…

    September 15, 2018
  • Oat, Cherry & Pecan Cookies - A cookie that's perfectly sweet and crispy around the edges, with pockets of chewiness and lots of nuts. A delicious .. gluten-free treat

    Oat, Cherry & Pecan Cookies

    I slowly savored my sliver of raspberry galette as he told me stories of the Russian physicist ..…

    July 27, 2015
  • Potato Vindaloo - The perfect combination of red and sweet potatoes .. simmered in a mix of Indian spices .. and topped with thick yogurt.

    Potato Vindaloo

    When you have a career in IT and work from home in the evenings …

    June 30, 2015
  • Nut milk made with almonds is a great non-dairy alternative .. not to mention this stuff is good. Really, really good.

    Nut Milk

    It's always the little things in life that make us the happiest …

    July 20, 2014
  • Simple Green Protein Smoothie - This green smoothie packs protein, fiber, and vitamins. The addition of a super green powder makes it a nutritional powerhouse

    Simple Green Protein Smoothie

    "You didn't set your alarm for the middle of the night again .. did you?" Not that it ever would have happened…

    April 29, 2014