Tricia and Mitch’s Wedding

burton cousins

I didn’t mention it before we left, but last weekend my mom and I drove down to Canada to see Niagara Falls and Toronto! I’ll post about that soon enough, but the 20+ hours spent in a car finally allowed me to sort & edit all the photos from the past two months. In other […]

Vegan Banana Quinoa Snack Bars

quinoa snack bar spoon chocolate

The Recipe ReDux seems to sneak up on me every month. Here is this month’s theme! Back to the Dinner Table After the hustle and bustle of the holiday/vacation season, August is the time many families get ‘back to routine.’ Show us your favorite recipe to help families get ‘back to the dinner table.’ It might […]

California pt. 5: FOOD

puccini pinetti pasta

(part 1, 2, 3, 4) We did a lot of eating in California.  I love eating. Starbucks I finally had Starbucks for the first time while in San Fran. Our hotel came with breakfast tickets so each morning I got a drink, fruit, and pastry! It is overpriced but I’m a fan. Anything with chai […]

California pt. 4 {Farmer’s Market and the Golden Gate}

the golden gate bridge san francisco

{Part 1, Part 2, Part 3} Blog is literally two months behind real life right now. The only thing I can do is get going on posting what’s been going happening! This will be the last edition of my California trip (except the food post!). It was arguably one of the best days.. if it’s […]

California pt. 3 {Alcatraz & Fisherman’s Wharf}


Part 1, Part 2 Instead of writing up this post I just spent a bunch of time reading some of my fave blog friends’ travels – Faith’s trip to Europe and Josefine’s trip to Tuscany. So jealous!! For my third day in California we visited Alcatraz, Pier 39, and Fisherman’s Wharf. Those are probably the most […]

Vegan Tuna Salad Lettuce Wraps

healthy vegan tuna salad lettuce wraps

It’s been a long time since I posted a recipe. To be honest, it’s been a long time since I even cooked anything (unless you count my work, but that’s different!). Simple foods have been the name of the game for me lately. This month’s Recipe ReDux has me so excited. Here is the theme! […]