When Life Gives You Lemons…

When life gives you lemons…squeeze out all that goodness and freeze the juice for later! Our Meyer lemon tree produced A LOT of fruit this year. While I enjoyed admiring looking at the food I GREW IN MY OWN YARD 🍋🤗 in a pretty, simple white bowl on the dining room table, I wanted to…

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DIY Geode Bath Bombs

We LOVE bath bombs in this house. I mean, really love them. If you’ve been following along, what I am about to share won’t come as a huge surprise to you: bath bombs are probably releasing a lot more than just colored fizz into that soothing tub of hot water. Most bath bombs are LOADED with…

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Thoughts from Me, on Being Fearless.

Consistent, Confident, Vulnerable, Persistent. These are the first four words scribbled across the top page of my notes from my trip to Phoenix last weekend, where I attended Beautycounter’s L.E.A.D. conference.  We were tasked with writing down attributes that come to mind when we think of a fearless leader.  (Mine was Gwyneth Paltrow..if you’d like…

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A Hoppin’ John New Year

Every year I make this classic Southern dish to celebrate New Year’s.  Hoppin’ John is one of those dishes that comes with many versions, stories, and flavors – but my personal favorite is this recipe I am sharing today from “The Joy of Cooking”, the most authoritative cookbook in America (it says so on the…

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Easy Instant Pot Hummus

I love hummus.  Like, a lot.  But lately I’ve not been loving the store bought variety so I decided to take a swing at making my own.  It was super important to me that I incorporate my favorite kitchen appliance – the Instant Pot (surprise, surprise!). Ain’t nobody got time for soaking beans for 8+…

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My New Year Edit

I know, I know – I went underground for a while there.  Quite frankly, I had given up.  Since, oh, Harper was born (over four years ago!) I have been winging it and making it happen – but it was a struggle to take the time to share what I have been up to.  Something…

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