Turmeric Treats

I’ve been playing around with ways to get a little more Turmeric into my diet. (AGAIN. I tend to get on to a Turmeric kick every six months or so.) Turmeric, if you’re not familiar with it, is something of a wonder herb. In addition to being delicious, it has many healing properties & is all … Continue reading Turmeric Treats

Happy Home

I love this room. It serves so many diverse purposes. From homework central to dinner party hub, a lot of good stuff happens here. The walls, though, are bare. I’m thinking of putting up an old Parisian map (like this one) or maybe a painting or two?

Morning Walk

This morning, instead of my usual gym walk, I took a jaunt around our local park, Forest Park, which is rumored to be even larger than Central Park. (I find that hard to believe but that’s what they say.) Anyway, I snapped a few pics along the way & thought I’d share them with you.

Chicks & Chickens

We went on a playdate to the cutest place the other day – Kitchen House Coffee, a cafe that has chickens out back. Talk about fresh eggs! In addition to the delicious organic food, I enjoyed perusing their gardening “library” as well. We’ll definitely be returning to this South City gem soon.

What I’ve Been Eating Lately (According To My iPhone)

I’ve been having a blast cooking lately. Here are a few things I’ve attempted in the past couple of weeks…   Sweet Potato Tater Tots Potluck Dinner – Greens & Quinoa Mushroom Dish   Cauliflower “Pizza” Veggie GF Matzo Ball Soup     Amaranth & Red Lentil Fritters