Contemplation, Family Life, Goals and Achievements, Health, Spiritual Life

Mommying

So in love with this girl. Being a mom is so hard sometimes, and there are days when I just sit down and the tears practically puddle around me, but this girl, this little heart and soul, is so worth every pain, anxiety attack, sleepless night, and emotional day. I want her to grow up… Continue reading Mommying

Contemplation, Health, Spiritual Life

The Wholeness of Humility

Humility is a keyword for any person striving to live the Christian life. Over and over in scripture we're taught to learn humility. I'm writing today to offer a reflection I've been mulling over for the last couple of days on the way we understand the concept of humility. I believe that the humility God… Continue reading The Wholeness of Humility

Culinary Adventures, Family Life, Health

Vegan Mashed Potatoes and Garlic Zucchini

Some days I invest in a big new recipe that takes time and preparation and is one main dish. Other days all I have is 20 minutes and a few random ingredients. This is all such a fun adventure in this Vegan life because I'm experiencing and experimenting with new ideas and new flavors, and… Continue reading Vegan Mashed Potatoes and Garlic Zucchini

Culinary Adventures, Family Life, Health

Asian-style Squash Stir Fry

Stir fry has been one of my favorite meal adventures lately. Pretty much anything tastes good in stir fry! A recent favorite I came up with one night was after David and I decided to become vegan and all I had in the fridge was some yellow squash, zucchini squash, and an eggplant. So I… Continue reading Asian-style Squash Stir Fry

Culinary Adventures, Family Life, Goals and Achievements, Health

Breakfast: Antioxidant-rich Breakfast Bars

So our next breakfast adventure are these delicious antioxidant rich breakfast bars. I made a double recipe of this to refrigerate and be breakfast for several days over the rest of this week and weekend. Antioxidant-rich Breakfast Bars 1 medium ripe banana 1 cup old fashioned oats 1 cup frozen blueberries, thawed 1/4 cup raisins… Continue reading Breakfast: Antioxidant-rich Breakfast Bars