Ginger Lavender Tonic

Ginger Lavender Tonic

Special treat today: post from Tim. This ginger lavender tonic feels like such a summer drink—but hey, the days are yo-yoing around here, summer one day, winter the next. It feels like a giant tease to get a breezy and…

Pumpkin Cinnamon Ice Cream

Pumpkin Cinnamon Ice Cream

As the last post pointed out, fall is here and we are welcoming it with open arms. Shanna and I love this time of year (we got married in it!) and always look forward to the changes and reminders it…

Tim’s Chocolate Blueberry Pie

It’s no surprise to say that I love words—especially written words. Maybe all writers feel this way. I communicate better with what I write that what I say, and, usually, I understand better what I read than what I hear.…

Butter Lettuce Salad with Mango and Avocado

Today is Tim’s birthday, which makes it the perfect time to tell you how another year of living life with him—cooking together, working side by side, analyzing the nuanced details of relationships with each other, budgeting, traveling, laughing, yelling, learning…