Gluten Free, NSNG

Recipe | Steak Salad (The Perfect Summer Meal)

“Most bereaved souls crave nourishment more tangible than prayers: They want a steak.” M.F.K. Fisher When it's hot outside, salad is usually the first healthy food option that comes to mind. It's easy to throw together, and full of produce. Sometimes though, I get tired of having the same thing over and over. It's nice… Continue reading Recipe | Steak Salad (The Perfect Summer Meal)

When it comes to time-management, I always thought my greatest accomplishment was finding a way to make more time in my day. Lately though, I’ve learned that I’m still working toward my greatest time-management accomplishment.
Time Management

Sometimes, Not Having Enough Time is a Valid Excuse

"Being in control of your life and having realistic expectations about your day-to-day challenges are the keys to stress management, which is perhaps the most important ingredient to living a happy, healthy and rewarding life.”Marilu Henner When it comes to time-management, I always thought my greatest accomplishment was finding a way to make more time… Continue reading Sometimes, Not Having Enough Time is a Valid Excuse

Five years ago, I had more planners, calendars and notebooks than I could handle. Half the time, I didn’t have the calendar I needed with me at a given time when I really needed it (but I had the other 4 I didn’t need!). All that has changed now and my mental health thanks me.
Time Management

I Keep One Product With Me at All Times to Manage My StressI Keep One Product With Me at All Times to Manage My Stress

“Once you have a clear picture of your priorities, that is your values, goals & high leverage activities – organize around them.” ~Stephen Covey Five years ago, I had more planners, calendars and notebooks than I could handle. The wall calendar housed my loved ones' birthdays and my work schedules between multiple jobs, my phone… Continue reading I Keep One Product With Me at All Times to Manage My StressI Keep One Product With Me at All Times to Manage My Stress

Having grown up on a small hobby farm, I developed a taste for the finer things. Since I grew up and had to resort to buying my groceries, I quickly began following a rule that has served me well so far.
Budget, Nutrition, Relationships

The Top 6 Reasons I Buy My Meat & Produce Locally

“Supporting local food production is so much healthier for people. It’s better for the local economy, and it’s a lot of fun.” Jack Johnson Having grown up on a small hobby farm, I developed a taste for the finer things. The "finer things" being treats like sugar snap peas right off the vine, fresh steaks,… Continue reading The Top 6 Reasons I Buy My Meat & Produce Locally