A Healthy Roasted Dinner from Leftover Produce — Mediterranean Monday Bonus

Hello Friends! I have a confession: as I sit here writing to you about this healthy dinner I came up with while clearing out my produce bin for another week, I am snacking on my son’s leftover birthday cake from his party yesterday. It’s all about balance, right?! It was a fantastic weekend inside andContinue reading “A Healthy Roasted Dinner from Leftover Produce — Mediterranean Monday Bonus”

Morning Routines: How I Manage Mine as a Working Single Mom

Dear Friends, I’ve come across several blog posts and YouTube vlogs recently with a common theme: morning routines. Mornings are a very important time, and if you jump out of bed in the morning and straight into chaos, it of course is going to set a bad precedent for the rest of the day. I amContinue reading “Morning Routines: How I Manage Mine as a Working Single Mom”

DIY Strawberry Beds + My Love Affair with the Outdoors

Dear Friends, The weekend is over, but remnants of garden soil cling magnetically to the crevices in my fingernails. The rain has been falling since Sunday morning, but Saturday was a warm, sunny, perfect day to be outdoors. After weeks upon weeks of cold and rainy weekends, I was beyond grateful for this beautiful Saturday…andContinue reading “DIY Strawberry Beds + My Love Affair with the Outdoors”

Planting Spring Vegetables, Landscaping, and Working on a Strawberry Bed

Hi Friends! Good news — my carrots didn’t die! I went to turn the soil to sow my lettuce, spinach, kale, beets and radishes, and I almost turned the carrots under! I noticed at the last second that there were little sprouts of green all lined up in a row! I had given up onContinue reading “Planting Spring Vegetables, Landscaping, and Working on a Strawberry Bed”

A Healthy Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe for When I’m Losing my S***!

Dear Friends, This hasn’t just been a Monday, it’s been “one of those days.” It started this morning when I was in the bathroom curling my hair before work, and I heard the sound of metal crashing into the wood floor in Hunter’s room. I knew without looking what it was. Hunter is the king of the teenageContinue reading “A Healthy Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe for When I’m Losing my S***!”