We are currently experiencing a polar vortex in the Midwest. It’s way too cold to set foot outdoors, so I had fun making these blueberry bars yesterday with simple ingredients I already had on hand.
If the kids are home from school, and you want a healthier replacement for conventional high-fat, high-sugar cookies, these blueberry bars are the perfect solution.
They are also great for Super Bowl parties, to share with a family who is welcoming a new baby, or teens on the go.Read More
I’ve been perfecting this basic recipe for the past ten years. When my teen son still lived at home, he requested it!
This recipe makes a giant stock pot full of soup. I keep half of it in the refrigerator and freeze the other half.Read More
This past week, someone asked if I was ready to speak publicly about my son Daniel’s death—more specifically, was I ready to talk about the “s-word” publicly.
This upcoming Memorial Day will mark seven years since he died by suicide at age 21. . .with the first year being one of shock and post trauma; the second year a dark hole of depression; and the third year burying myself deeper into that hole.
I felt horrible. I ate unwisely. I gained weight. I didn’t care.