Archive for February, 2011

So, this may not be a big deal to anyone else but I am thrilled to announce that last Friday, February 25, we paid off our van!!  Nick and I set a goal at the beginning of 2010 to pay our loan off early…three and a half years early.  We realistically knew we were unable […]


 I found this recipe on The Whole Life Nutrition Kitchen, a blog overflowing with gluten free recipes. I highly recommend visiting this blog if you struggle with a wheat intolerance/allergy or Celiac disease. The authors are extremely knowledgeable and have packed it with oodles of information and resources. I also discovered a number of wonderful […]


Ok, maybe breakthrough is a bit of an exaggeration, but I have discovered a new breakfast option I’m excited to share.  I found this Creamy Buckwheat Cereal at Whole Foods and thought it would be a great alternative to oatmeal.  I fixed it with butter, cinnamon, nutmeg, Stevia and coconut milk.  Sounds delicious, doesn’t it? […]


Big Girls!

22Feb11

I have missed my blog. We’ve been busy lately and when you’re running around after a 2-year-old and 10-month-old, updating the blog usually takes a backseat to cooking dinner. But, so much is happening that I just have to write it down here. (This blog has turned into a makeshift scrapbook until I can find a […]