Smoky Sweet Corn Chowder

I’m generally a strictly hot-soup-belongs-in-the-wintertime sort of person (although chilled soups, such as peach and strawberry and cucumber are planted firmly in my mind’s summer, but one could say that’s more dessert than meal) (will I ever create parentheticals shorter … Read More

Blueberry Cheesecake Galette

Tuesday was National Cheesecake Day!  And I’m not one to let a holiday go un-celebrated, that’s just not right.  So I took one for the team and made a dessert.  And it was good.  Very good.     Blueberry Cheesecake … Read More

Caprese Pasta Pomodoro

I kind of have a thing for perfectly ripe tomatoes.  As we’ve tried to eat more seasonally the last few years, I generally try to refrain from purchasing them during off months.  This also means that I purchased no fewer … Read More

Nursing Wardrobe Essentials

I often commented while I was nursing Nat that I felt it was easier dressing a pregnant belly than it was to dress while breastfeeding.  You need easy access but still good coverage, some layers but not too many, nothing … Read More

Crafty crafty

Today’s thoughts are c/o the originality gallery and mostly are that summer weekends are the best. Blueberry picking, a little friend’s baptism, practicing a violin duet for church, going to church, watching Sister Act, grilled pizza, finishing a fantastic book, … Read More

No-Bake Strawberries & Cream Pie

Remember how this weeknight vegetarian series was, in large part, motivation for me to plan meals ahead of time?  Well, I am nothing if not very on top of all the things, and thus waited until 45 minutes before guests … Read More

Summer Travels: East Coast

Oh, hello, Interworld!  Nice to see you again after a gloriously unplugged week (glorious except for the 8 million emails to which I returned. that was not glorious.).  And because everyone loves pictures of vacations you have not taken, behold … Read More

A Favorite

         Shirt: Old Navy (printed by me); Skirt: Target; Cardigan; Belt: J.Crew Factory; Wedges; Whistle necklace; Love necklace; Watch c/o Just a favorite little outfit that I wore on my birthday.  This skirt really is the best … Read More