Happy Birthday Buried Carrots!

My first blog post was terrible. I think I knew that when I posted it one year ago today: an unappetizingly mushy vegetable strudel, baked in crumbly filo dough and photographed in poor lighting. It looks kinda gross. I’m pretty sure it tasted kinda gross. But that first post was about honesty — about setting the tone for my first year of blogging — so I went with the strudel, and I don’t regret it....more

Little Raft of Happiness

This morning we made pancakes. It wasn't really morning, it was one of those days where the morning stretches into the afternoon. We slept in, cuddling and having long meaningful conversations with the cats while they purred. Then we sipped espresso and listened to the rain....more