Hi-Ho, Hi-Ho, It’s Off to Summer Camp We Go!

What summer camp in Arizona would look like if we didn’t have fire restrictions.  Only YOU can prevent forest fires!   Last week I drove my oldest two hours north, up to summer camp in the cool mountains.  I reminisced during the drive–this is the same camp where I spent many of my childhood summers, […]

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And This is Why I Love Men With Accents…

Oh to be 17 again… If I could go back in time… I’d go back to when I was 17 years old. When I think back on my life… that was the time I felt the most free. The world was my oyster!  Much like now, I accepted adventure with open arms and I was […]

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Slow Cooker Dijon Chicken with Mushrooms

I’m back to my slow cooker this week, concocting another recipe following one of my favorite formulas: 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts + 1 can of cream of mushroom soup + 1/4 cup of another wet ingredient + a few tablespoons of dry seasoning = YUM This time I’ve adapted one of my favorite Weight […]

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100 Good Deeds

What exactly is a good deed? To me, a good deed is going out of your way to do something kind for someone else. Doing good deeds has always been something I love to do. It makes my heart soar, to know that I might have had a positive impact on someone’s day. What are […]

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Okay–Maybe I’m Just Hungry

I have never been a dessert person.  I cannot be enticed or influenced by chocolate or Bavarian cream or even Tic-Tacs.  Sugar just doesn’t do it for me.  I can firmly say “No” to any sweet.  It’s my super power.   If you’ve ever spent more than thirty minutes with me you would know that I’m […]

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Goat Cheese & Dill Potato Salad

My salivary glands can’t even handle the title of this blog post. Goat cheese?  I’d eat it everyday, given an unlimited supply of goats and people to milk them and turn that into cheese.  Wait a minute–I live in America!  I think I already have this!  Why don’t I eat goat cheese everyday, then?  I […]

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