Wild Rice Pecan Burgers + Creamy Sunflower Chive Spread

January 17, 2018

This post is sponsored by the American Pecan Council. I wish I could buy everyone a plane ticket to southern California this time of year. In terms of weather, pace of life, experiences, I love it all so much I wish I could give the coastline a big squeeze! There are cooler days in the fifties, mornings with fog, days with rain, and even more days with seventy degree sunshine. Throw in a few random eighty degree weekends with acai bowls,…

Root Vegetable Coconut Curry

January 3, 2018

Each time Christmas rolls around I think this is the best time of the year. Then the first week of January comes, and it quickly takes it’s place. Those who have known Scott and I well over the years are accustomed to our very minimalist lifestyle. It began when we were dating, and has continued (pretty well) ever since. Not to be confused with those really beautifully curated minimalistic homes with one of every perfectly placed piece costing more than…

Coconutty Candy Bars {Recipe & Kit}

December 16, 2017

It’s hard to believe Christmas is just a little over a week away. I’m consciously trying to slow down and work less day by day as we inch closer, trying to feel present and enjoy the little “visuals” I love immersing myself in this time of year. Our sweet-to-us ornaments hanging on our tree, and the lights strung haphazardly with love on the homes in our neighborhood. Something that always brings me back to the moment, and the physical world, is reorganizing…