Welcome Baby Ella! Pink & Gold Baby Shower

Saturday we celebrated with our eldest daughter, October, as she awaits the birth of our first grandchild and for lack of a better term, I’m pooped. After months of pinning and planning it all came together beautifully. It was the warmest day in months and even though twelve people cancelled last minute bringing some disappointment, had […]

Italian Zucchini Bread-the real thing

It’s that time of year when the zucchini from the garden is plentiful! What better time to get baking and share the harvest with some neighbors.  This loaf went to my favorite friendly neighborhood atheist that lives down the street.  It was all wrapped up with love & prayers and hopefully even a touch of the Holy […]

No Ice Cream Maker Needed Easy Peasy Peach Sorbet

“As long as the earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease.” Genesis 8 :22 With just five ingredients and no ice cream maker needed, this refreshing sorbet takes less that 5 minutes to whip up soft serve, or freezes to the perfect scoopable texture in […]

On Being Pruned & Letting Go, A Big Announcement

“…it took me a few days in the Father’s lap to let the news settle and embrace the change.  Not only embrace but CELEBRATE!  After my quiet time just this morning, I am ready to party.  And here’s why…” Maybe you noticed that I have been unusually quiet for the last week or so, (or […]