Going Gluten Free – My Story

*This is going to be long, but its necessary to tell the whole thing.  I relied heavily on stories people told online to pinpoint my symptoms and eventually come up with a cure, so here is my story.  I hope it helps someone out there. I wake up at 6 am, still exhausted from the… Continue reading Going Gluten Free – My Story

Since I’ve Been Gone

Here I sit.  In my newish apartment overlooking the Southern California desert where we now call home.  I have been wanting to write this post for months, but the right words have eluded me.  How do I explain all that has happened to our little family over the last two years.  All the struggle, the… Continue reading Since I’ve Been Gone

Life in Black and White- March

Has it been a month already!?! This past month has been incredibly stressful with visitors, car troubles, illness, baby sleep troubles and so much more.  I hope to get back to blogging regularly soon. The rainy season has finally hit us and with it comes incredible cloud formations.  I caught these yesterday. Hope your having… Continue reading Life in Black and White- March

Life in Black and White – Feb 2014

One of Gavin’s favorite places to play is inside the empty bird houses outside.  They are like giant cubbies with doors.  The perfect place for a toddler to play hide and seek. This post is part of a year long blog circle on Black and White photography.  Please check out Jen Reynolds fabulous blog next.

How To Make Fresh Pasta (without a pasta machine)

So this year I’m going to try to spend an hour or two each week doing something 100% for myself. This week I tackled pasta. I have always wanted to try making fresh pasta, but it seemed like such a useless skill considering how many different kinds of pasta I can pick up at the store for $1.00.

Right Now

Right now :listening – To Gavin pound on the keyboard.  One of his new favorite toys. :thinking – about all the guests I have had visiting this past month.  It’s so fun to reconnect with old friends. :feeling – anxious about my upcoming flight to So Cal.  I haven’t flown in a long time and… Continue reading Right Now