Yearly Archives: 2018


Seattle’s Homer

It’s possible to buy pockets of love. Homer proved it one warm, puffy pitta at a time. Even a blustery, wet sidewalk couldn’t deter a dozen-plus shuffling patrons from claiming their spot in line. Because while the former yoga-studio was anything but roomy, the promise of hand-rolled, wood-fired pita was […]

Homer roasted beets

Father-Daughter Book Club

Father-Daughter Book Club

I am a suburb baby. I grew up at the top of a cul-de-sac and had a milk box beside the front porch. I measured distance in time. Three minutes to the grocery store. Fifteen minutes to the city. We knew our UPS driver and mailman by name. And once, […]


Low-Sugar & Protein Loaded Almond Granola

Low-Sugar, Protein-Loaded Almond Granola

Sweetened with a touch of honey and packed with almonds, pumpkin seeds and egg whites, this granola tastes like a cinnamon cookie and packs a protein punch! It’s diabetic-friendly and oh, so delicious on top of a fruit parfait! Jump to the recipe! My weeks are typically spent at home writing, […]


17 Essential Lessons from Strong Women 7

Why is it we so rarely thank those who have impacted our lives? Why do we keep pearls of wisdom to ourselves — the kind word, the inspirational story, the lesson learned? Why don’t we spread that goodness? Since Thanksgiving season is officially upon us, it seems the perfect time […]

mountain sunset

Wearables – The Beauty of Living Jewelry

Wearables – The Beauty of Living Jewelry

I went through this phase in high school where I’d glue flowers on cheap silver studs. If memory serves, I got the idea from a girl named Morgan Leonard–Fleckman — a pint-sized thing who could eat for days and had this knack for making even the simplest white tee look […]