Timeline

Adventures… I’d have to say my adventures began at the age of 12, when I told my grandmother I was dissapointed with my normal and perfect life, and secretly wished for a little drama.  She scolded me for my ungratefulness and warned me to be careful about what I wished for. But while I felt a little…

Startup Life – Mixed Emotions

There is no way to tell what emotions you will experience when making a plan. I’ve mentioned this before, studied it, and even written about it in my book, and yet I am still surprised when I experience things differently than I imagined them. Go figure.  I like big goals. If it’s not the biggest…

Introducing “You Coached” My Something Big

If you follow my Facebook page, you know that my mantra for 2016 is “Think Bigger”. This past year I’ve gone back and forth on my blog struggling with what content to share. Should it be inspirational, practical, poetic, humorous, visually focused, full of thoughtful words? Should I talk about the every day obstacles in life like cooking and…

How to Make fresh whipped cream

How to Make Fresh Whipped Cream

Whipped cream is a weakness of mine. I’ll eat a whole bowl if I don’t practice self control, and that’s not good, because then there isn’t any left for pie. I love making my own whipped cream, because it’s fluffy and delicious and oh-so-lovely, and it’s super simple too. Just in time for Thanksgiving, here’s a…

Date Apple Pie Recipe

Date Apple Pie

When I gave up refined sugar I was desperate for options that replaced traditional Thanksgiving pies with a healthy alternative.My family relies on good pies from my kitchen, so I wanted something that would stand up to the family taste test, while being something we could all enjoy. Taking a lot of notes from Raw Foodists, I…