Tag Archives: family friendly

Let’s get ready to CRUMBLE!

I’m the first one to admit I don’t like baking. It’s too uptight for me. I’ll do it because I love my family and I like to know what actually goes into their food…but inside…I’m screaming! TOO MANY RULES! Honestly, I don’t even like writing out recipes..because in my head I’m arguing with myself. ‘I […]

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Winning Friends and Feeding People

Back in University, I had the opportunity during the summer to sell children’s educational books. The job itself was BRUTAL. Direct sales, all alone, door to door. Yu-uck. When I look back on it however, there were some life-changing experiences throughout those summers. The power of  positive thinking, self-motivation, learning how to read people. All lessons that […]

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Hungry “Hamburger” Soup

More soup! Most requested recipes…soup! This is a comforting take on a family classic. I know it’s called hamburger, but we don’t use a lot of that anymore …so here’s how I made it. My very organized and clean-eating motivated friend Tine shared this one with me. She says the original recipe came from a Best […]

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steps to the light

that perfect hand...

In Ocean's 11, Danny said that "the house always wins. If you play long enough, never change the stakes, then the house takes you. Unless, when that perfect hand comes along, you bet big... and then, you take the house." Here's the hand I've been dealt, sometimes it's risky and sometimes it's safe, but all the time... it's perfect. It's mine.