Tastes + Treats

Shock and Awe’ldi

I have about 14 blog posts drafted. Most circle around ridiculous things that Nora Beth has said and the angelic sweetness of Annablair. But apparently, the only posts I’m capable of publishing these days are spiritually focused or about groceries. So. Maybe groceries are a spiritual experience for me. Maybe not. I shop a week… Continue reading Shock and Awe’ldi

Motherhood

The Kudzu Kind of Love

The Instagram captions are beautiful, if not generic, “We are overjoyed to introduce you to our little lady/sweet guy SoAndSo. Our hearts have never known a love like this.” “We couldn’t be more in love.” “This is the world’s greatest love.” They are lovely sentiments shared out of one of the, if not THE, most… Continue reading The Kudzu Kind of Love

Have Faith · Motherhood

The Two Things I Want for My Girls

“Fank you for eatin’ da ice cweam wif us a’day,” NorBeff quietly whispered to me tonight through tears of offense that I was making her go to bed but not letting her sleep with a fork and a “biiiiig knife, pwease, Mom! It’s my favowite.” My little spark so fierce and so soft and so… Continue reading The Two Things I Want for My Girls

Tastes + Treats

Gluten-Friendly (and Toddler Approved) Flourless Energy Bars

Whew. Is that the longest title in the world for a snack or breakfast so simple? Probably. But these little bars pack a lot of punch. I could just simplify things and call them Good Bars, and the result would be about the same. As I have mentioned, I am no food photographer (but my… Continue reading Gluten-Friendly (and Toddler Approved) Flourless Energy Bars