A Weekend with Travel Oregon

You could go to Oregon for the natural beauty—the majestic mountains, the thick woods, the rivers, the flowers, the waterfalls, the streams. You could go for the history—maybe to see the Timberline Lodge, a towering structure built in the 1930s…

Fennel Nettle Iced Tea

Today is September 2. September 2! Tim and I are getting married in 44 days, as in next month, six weeks from tomorrow. Yesterday, September 1, I went to a dress fitting. I stood in front of a wall of…

Door-to-Door Organics (Chicago)

Tim and I came up to Chicago last Friday, here to spend a week with my family, and in that time, we have already been given so many gifts—at a beautiful wedding shower thrown for us Saturday, in presents for…

super easy oat bread

Here’s the thing no one tells you about change: it affects you, and in ways you might not plan for. Every day, we’re surrounded by the details of our life, be they people or objects or geography, and, even when…

an update from around here

Hello, friends. Since you sweet people are always so quick to share my joy in big life changes (becoming self-employed, relocating to Nashville, getting engaged, staying self-employed), I thought you might like to hear about the latest change: I moved…