Top 10 Meals of 2012

Top 10 Meals of 2012

In case I haven’t mentioned it, I’m a foodie. I love going out to eat and cooking at home, trying new dishes as well as returning to favorites. I love learning about the relationship between the body and food. And most of all, I love the mysterious way food brings people together and the power … Continue reading

How I Spent My Christmas Vacation

How I Spent My Christmas Vacation

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the chateau, Not a creature was stirring, for we were on the go! We didn’t see Santa or holiday lights, But checked into the hospital for the night. I was hooked to an IV and nestled in bed, While visions of solid food danced in my head. … Continue reading

Snapthoughts

Snapthoughts

I can’t remember a time that I wasn’t drawn to photography.  Perhaps it was my parents’ dedication to documenting our own family life and preserving photos of generations past, or the playful environment they fostered to help us pursue creativity every day.  My brother Grant and I had all kinds of paper at our disposal, … Continue reading

“Cinfully” Cinnamon Apples

“Cinfully” Cinnamon Apples

We love food. Not only do we love eating food, we also love discussing, selecting, preparing and cooking, sharing and enjoying food. Many of our moments thus far as newlyweds have involved shuffling around each other in our little kitchen as we put together a meal or a snack. We have especially enjoyed using our … Continue reading

Things I Have Learned About Marriage in 30 Days

Things I Have Learned About Marriage in 30 Days

I’m a married woman! Our wedding was such a beautiful celebration—and a fun party! We had a blast becoming husband and wife with many good friends and family there to support us. Thank you, thank you to everyone who was part of our big day. Photos by the amazing and talented Allison Davis Photography. After … Continue reading

Triple P Tuesdays

Triple P Tuesdays

Last Christmas, Brian’s mom gave us a “Pasta of the Month” club membership.  When the first shipment arrived in January containing two different kinds of pasta and two different sauces, we wondered how we would manage to polish it off before the next shipment arrived! As part of our pre-wedding exercise regimen, Brian and I … Continue reading

Overjoyed

Overjoyed

Thirty days from today, I will marry my love in front of friends and family. We will form a new family and commit to be partners in this life. We will celebrate with deep gratitude the way our hearts have been knit together in love. And, naturally, we will kick off the marriage with some … Continue reading