It’s been a long while since I’ve posted any cat pics!! How about a cat video to make up for it? Above is a still of my little loverboy Lucky, fast asleep on the Husband’s legs. Below is a video a few moments later of Lucky purring away loudly! Turn up your volume for an insta-AWWH! Continue reading Purry Cat
My Whole30 Challenge is complete, and I’m just in the midst of reintroducing each forbidden food now to see what my body can handle and what it can’t. During this time, I have to stick to compliant recipes like this roasted spaghetti squash one! The Husband REALLY loved it, so I know I’ll be making it again soon- diet or not! Continue reading Roasted Spaghetti Squash Recipe
Today is a twofer- it’s both Memorial Day AND The Husband’s birthday! We are celebrating both with a few good friends, grilled food, tasty beer and some really exciting Paleo desserts. If they go over well, I’ll be sure to post them soon! Continue reading Happy Memorial Day!
One of the rules of Whole30 is no dairy. That means I can’t use butter in cooking or to flavor any of my meals- unless I clarify it! You can find clarified butter, also known as ghee, in a few shopping markets, but I prefer to make it myself. It’s very easy and in my personal experience, it comes out better than the store bought kind. With just one ingredient and 10 minutes of your time, you can learn how to make your own ghee too! Continue reading How To Make Your Own Ghee
This month is Graduation month for tons of students! They are moving on to a new school in the Fall, or perhaps are done all together! No matter where they are in life, let us celebrate their hard work and accomplishments with some seriously awesome handmade gift ideas. Check out what made my “gifts for grads” list for 2016. Continue reading Gifts For Grads 2016
Mother’s Day is a tough day for me, having lost mine 3 and a half years ago to brain cancer (learn more about my mom here.) I’m glad, though, that it falls when it does. May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month! Continue reading May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month!