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One year later

One year later

One year ago, I was laying in a hospital bed. Over the previous two weeks I had gone through an egg harvesting surgery and my second ovarian cancer removal surgery – both were successful, but far from easy. While it’s only been a year, it […]

Another year growing

Another year growing

This week last year, I was with my family in Sweden when I got the test results back from my oncologist saying my ovarian cancer had returned… It’s been a hard recovery journey since that night, starting with a midnight panic attack in another country. […]

Delicious Homemade English Muffins

Delicious Homemade English Muffins

During quarantine, I’ve been joining the section of humanity who’s drowning my sadness/fears/confusion/etc. in creating… getting my hands dirty in the garden, building some fun ceramics and, of course, BAKING. I found this seemingly easy recipe from King Arthur Flour and you know what… it […]

Adding a Simple Green Roof to our Shed

Adding a Simple Green Roof to our Shed

Like many, we’ve been spending more time in and around our home to stay safe and keep others safe. During this time, I’ve had AMPLE TIME to stare at the things I don’t like about our house and want to update… one of those things […]

Easy Baked Egg Cups

Easy Baked Egg Cups

So, you’re looking for an easy filling breakfast… DONE. I’ve made mini baked egg white frittatas before, but they take a little work chopping veggies, etc. With these Baked Egg Cups, you literally just crack the eggs and BOOM! During the first few weeks of […]

Rewriting toxic stories during a pandemic

Rewriting toxic stories during a pandemic

“Never postpone joy.”   This is one of my favorite mantras but honestly, I’ve been struggling with it lately…with ALL the feelings lately, as I’m sure many of us are. I’m not only avoiding dark thoughts because they’re just so bad. But I’m also avoiding the […]