Monthly Archives: September 2016

Making Memories

We just got back from a four day road trip to Northern California visiting Ted’s brother and his sweet family.  What a blessing it was to share good meals, good conversations, and good adventures!  We drove 24 hours (12 hours … Continue reading

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New Season

Welcome to fall 2016.  It’s officially here.  Love seeing pumpkins and orange everywhere.  I pulled out all my fall decor last night and had myself a decorating party. 😉 I usually move things around 3-30 times before finding the perfect … Continue reading

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Steel Cut Oats with Quinoa

I can eat breakfast for lunch and dinner. 🙂 Especially if it involves quinoa, which is an edible seed that is high in protein.   I first fell in love with it while vacationing in Machu Picchu several years ago.  This … Continue reading

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Tartines

We have a busy weekend ahead (painting, fixing leaky faucets, and cleaning the solar panels).  Never a dull moment around here. 🙂 I woke up craving tartines (open faced sandwich with various toppings) – cream cheese with wild blueberries jam, … Continue reading

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Savory and Sweet Breakfast

Whole Foods Market is one of my favorite breakfast spots.  Did you know that you can get a pretty pastry and a small coffee for $2.99?  On this particular day, I couldn’t decide between a cheddar-chive scone and a vegan … Continue reading

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Sunday Supper Gathering

We hosted an intimate dinner for eight this past weekend.  I made lasagna with beef and lots of veggies.  I added fresh oregano to the sauce and cooked it for about three hours.  Labor of love. 🙂 Our friends brought … Continue reading

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Good Friday Morning

When was the last time you had chocolate cake for breakfast because it was Friday? 🙂 This was my first time and clearly, I enjoyed every bite.  I did leave few crumbs for the picture. Ha!  I don’t always start … Continue reading

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