Summer is for salads, and I love having a variety of recipes to choose from! This Summer Berry Salad is light and refreshing, with fresh strawberries and blueberries, tangy feta cheese, candied pecans, and a simple homemade vinaigrette. This salad is so easy to customize. Don't like blueberries? Swap for blackberries or extra strawberries. Try gorgonzola instead of feta or a different type of nut (walnuts are delish!). If you want a more filling salad, try adding rotisserie chicken. I ... Read More about Summer Berry Salad
We are navigating unchartered territory with the worldwide pandemic of COVID-19 and each of us are trying to process situations and feelings our brains don't understand how to process. For me, the past few weeks have been a whirlwind of emotions as I've tried to understand what is happening in the world and what that means for me and my family. Overnight, I became a school teacher to my four children and it's been a rollercoaster trying to figure out some kind of schedule/routine that works ... Read More about Best Podcast Episodes to Listen to During Quarantine
Right now is a crazy time in the world because of COVID-19, and we will be spending the next few weeks at home in social isolation. Schools have been cancelled for at least that long, but the kids will have some school work to do at home so in order to keep us all from going crazy, I have developed a few schedules over the past weeks and have included them as a free download below. If you're looking for some sort of homeschool schedule, I hope this helps! Like everyone else, I'm figuring this ... Read More about Homeschool Schedules – Free Printables!
My dad's favorite hymn is Abide With Me 'Tis Eventide. I remember him talking about it and listening to it often. My dad's life wasn't easy, and I could tell this song had brought him peace and comfort more than once during his lifetime; as I went through my own trials, I often found that same peace and comfort in this hymn just as my dad had. A few nights ago I had just gotten the kids to bed. I tidied the house, turned on the fireplace put my feet up, and then...the lights went out. It was ... Read More about Abide With Me
Holidays can be hard when you're gluten free. With all the family parties and holiday foods, you can really feel like you're missing out! Our family has been eating gluten free for almost 8 years due to food allergies, so we understand the challenges that come with dietary restrictions - especially during the holidays. That's why we compiled this list of 10 easy and delicious gluten free breakfast ideas that you can make ahead. Because these dishes can be prepped the night before, you'll ... Read More about Make Ahead Gluten Free Breakfast Ideas