• Hope Assured Us of The Future

    There were two pink lines on the pregnancy test. I was excited but I was terrified at the same time. I called the doctor right away and she brought me into the office for an early…

  • The Perfect Baby Shower & Name Announcement

    To say that I had the most amazing time at my baby shower is an understatement. It was truly magical and I cried for days from the overwhelming amount of love I felt that afternoon.…

  • Spiced Sweet Potato Whisky Mascarpone Pankcakes

    I’ve made these Spiced Sweet Potato Whisky Mascarpone Pancakes twice within a 24 hour period because they are so delicious. Though I have not experienced major food cravings during this pregnancy, I notice that…

  • Asian Style Easy Vegetable Satay

    This vegetable satay was a quick solution to being busy and jet lagged.  Ned and I returned from Ireland to a full schedule and I whipped this recipe up in less than 20 minutes.…

  • Kabocha Squash & Apple Soup

    This Kabocha Squash & Apple Soup is silky smooth, has a hint of sweetness from the apple, and creaminess from the coconut milk. Though I cooked and photographed this recipe two days ago, I’m…

  • Quick Parsnip & Carrot Stirfry

    Parsnips and carrots go perfectly in hearty soups and stews and this easy vegetable stirfry can be whipped up in less than 25 minutes. Ned and I are flying to Ireland next week to visit…

  • Chopped Summer Salad & Our Baby News!

    Ned & I had our monthly check up this week and this appointment was for the baby’s anatomy scan. Baby is healthy, moving, and so beautiful. It was quite incredible to see a tiny human being…