The weather is starting to cool off and that means slippers, blankets and comfort food – like this soup! Filling, flavorful and healthy, it’s the perfect warm meal with lots of protein! I made a big batch overnight on Sunday, some for lunches this week and some is going in my freezer… doesn’t get much… Read More Slow Cooker Chicken Chili Verde – Paleo/Gluten Free
There have been a handful of times in my life when I felt that my death was one more wrong decision away. That night was one of them. … Read More Part 1: Why the Farm Girl Left Iowa
I have a habit of typing notes to myself in my iPhone. I don’t know if everyone does this or I’m just a freak. They are almost never To-Do lists or anything practical. They are abstract, nonsensical, I should think about this more jumbles of words. Sometimes they are just thoughts I can’t get out… Read More Can I Reach God With My SmartPhone?
Because it’s harvest time, I’m in the frame of mind to take stock. This year has been very different from a lot of recent years in my life. Things changed, there was bad and there was good and there were lots of chances to be challenged in new ways. Actually, I describe lots of years… Read More 5 Words That Have New Meaning In My 30’s
I then noticed a sign: “Thank You for Supporting Our Adoption”. Now I was intrigued.… Read More A Lesson in Serendipity That Started with a Banana Peel
Every January, my company does a weight loss challenge. I’ve talked before about how that challenge was a great jumping off point for me in my experience with paleo. This year, several of my co-workers decided to try a paleo while competing in the challenge, but one – Dianna – went all in! She was strict… Read More Another Perspective: What Happened When My Co-Worker Tried Paleo
Do you just love it when experiments work out!? I had an idea for brunch this weekend, and it invoked my crockpot. I wasn’t sure how it would turn out, but I was pleasantly surprised, and now I’ve got leftovers for supper tonight and lunch tomorrow! My family makes egg bake every Christmas morning and… Read More Slow Cooker Provençal Egg Casserole