Valentine’s day takes on a whole new meaning when your child is diagnosed with a heart condition. Suddenly, you start picturing the heart not as the round, welcoming shape you find on cards and in stores. Instead, you see the heart for what it is or what it can be, a mix of vessels and … More heart day.
The other night, I decided to make chocolate chip cookies. Nothing new, right? I love to bake and it was Sunday, also known as ‘cookie night’ in our home. This week was different, though. This week I decided to bake cookies…. from scratch… without a recipe. *insert gasp here* Most days, I simply pick up … More cassava flour cookies.
I have a confession to make. A few weeks ago, I shared with you that Zach and I were starting a Whole30, even though our life was basically in shambles at this point. Great shambles; adorable, baby shambles. But, shambles none the less. It seemed like a good time to start, when life was at … More confessions.
My husband and I just started a Whole30. Seems like a sound plan, right? I mean, it’s not like we have much else going on. Son’s in the ICU? Check. Potential tracheostomy and expected extubation? Check. Carefully balancing work and home life while simultaneously completing a masters in nutrition? Check, check and check. Zach and … More why i’m doing a whole30 while my life is in shambles.