My 8 year old daughter is in love, and I couldn’t be happier (spoiler: this story will melt your heart!)

Puppy Love

Just two weeks ago, my sweet little girl fell in love. I knew it was coming and I did nothing to prevent it.  You might even say that I spurred it along. We celebrated CurlyQ’s 8th birthday and a week later, she finally got to hold her gift: a 13 week old English Springer Spaniel […]

Ahh the smells of Spring. And manure.

Adams-Briscoe Seed Company

Spring is without a doubt my favorite season of the year.  I love watching the earth come back to life as the snow finally melts away and the grass begins to get green again.  I don’t think that there is a more amazing green than when the trees are budding out and the grass is […]

Clean Eating 101

Nourishing the Body: Whole30

NaBloPoMo.  I knew I wouldn’t be able to do it when I started.  It’s tough to write something here every day.  So I made the decision to simply post more often and not try to force myself to write.  After all, the quality of my writing is much more important to me than the quantity. […]

Nourishing the Nourishers: 5 Ways to Appreciate a Teacher

Nourishing the Nourishers

This week is National Teacher Appreciation week.   Each year at my daughter’s school, the PTO tries to do things throughout the week to make the teachers feel special and loved, mostly through the gift of food and snacks each day.  I love to be a part of this tradition because that is what us […]

The difference between ‘company’ and ‘fellowship’.

Nourish with Fellowship

When I was a little girl, company was a big deal.  It meant that our house would be full. Full of the smells of tasty food coming from the kitchen.  And leading up to the arrival of said company, full of busy and frantic cleaning. I loved the excitement of company.  I loved that our […]