Honey Walnut Fig Cheesecake Bars

Honey Walnut Fig Cheesecake Bars: velvety honey cheesecake with a graham cracker walnut crust and a mosaic of fresh figs. First off, a huge thank you for all of the birthday wishes and for such a fantastic post by my sister Rebecca. You are all wonderful! ...more

Monthly Musings: July 2015

I am so sad to see July end! I had the best time abroad, conquered the 4th state of our USA A to Z challenge (recap coming soon!) & we got some pretty big news around these parts (make sure to sign up for our newsletter if you want to hear it first!). August means......more

Five on Friday

Happy Friday! ...more

Special Needs Spotlight || Ruby

Nathan and I were married in 2005 and we wanted kids right away. I was 26 and wanted to be a young mom! So our 4 kids are all 2ish years apart ....more

July Life Update--Let's Chat!

Y'all--I just had to do a double check on the calendar. I cannot believe it's the end of JULY! Summer is flying by, life is flying by, and I think it's time to take a breath and reflect about the past month ....more

Chronic Resting Bitch Face & Other Life Trials

How is it the last Friday in July? This month seemed to bypass me in the worst way possible -- I don't know where the time went and I'm wondering what I did all month. Before we kick off this weekend, let's get down to business... 1 ....more

Gluten-Free? Have Your Bison Burger and the Bun Too at Ted's Montana Grill?

Just ten years ago, gluten-intolerance levels were at 1 in 2,500 worldwide. Today, gluten intolerance affects 1 in 133 people....more

The Shoes I Should Have Bought

Recently, when I was having a browse around Nordstrom Rack, I found this stunning pair of sandals from Coach. If you're familiar with the brand, you'd probably know how expensive their pieces are and these shoes were no different. I love the gorgeous detailing and the mixture of brown, black, and patterned leather on the shoes, which make them unique ....more

How Do I Get My Power Back?

If only I hadn't acted the way I did! Our beautiful friend, Hope, is feeling like she blew it with a guy who she thinks was "the one", and she's wondering if she'll ever have another chance. Here's her story: Hi Jane, Thank you, I wish I had seen these videos a few weeks back but I am definitely going to follow your advice going forward ....more

what to do with yellow tomatoes and yellow and red tomato pico de gallo recipe

Today I am going to talk a bit about what to do with yellow tomatoes and share an easy and incredibly tasty recipe for yellow and red tomato pico de gallo or fresh salsa. It is low carb, vegan, gluten-free and only 18 calories per serving. Yellow tomatoes are a fleeting and coveted prize in the middle to the end of summer ....more