Grateful For + Paleo Pear and Honey Crumble

By | 2016-05-17T10:01:45+00:00 November 18th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Corn Free, Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Recipes|Tags: , |

I like to think of myself as a grateful person. But in light of the ongoing conflict and violence worldwide and last week’s attacks in Beirut and Paris, my meaning of grateful has undergone significant reassessment. Instead of only thinking about what makes me feel good, I’m also prompted to understand my experience in the context of others’ realities. I'm incredibly grateful for the people who love me. Friends, mentors, and family have showered innumerable kindnesses on me, gifts that [...]

Saying Grace Over a Meal

By | 2017-08-16T12:58:42+00:00 October 16th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Food and Faith|Tags: , |

Most mornings, I get up rush out the door and take the kids that I drive to school, to school. I forget about eating and drinking coffee, because I tell myself there isn't time for that. I tell myself that when I get back from driving I will get to it. The reality is, I get back from driving and I am so tired that I fall back asleep. When I wake up again, I feel like my morning is [...]