When my children were younger they loved watching PBS. This may be because we didn't have cable and streaming services weren't yet a thing. If you wanted to rent from Netflix, you were going to wait by the mailbox for something from your queue to get pulled. This is why Saturday nights were spent watching… Continue reading Sunday Breakfast with My Boys: Apple German Pancake
Every coffee house has something unique about it and there is an adventure in seeking out the best in each one. Elevate Coffee Company is the one I come back to and call my coffee home.
I convinced myself I was going to spend Thanksgiving week in Oregon so my friend wouldn't be lonely on a major holiday. The reality was I was going to Oregon for something bigger.
I didn't always love coffee. In fact, I hated it for the first few decades of my life.
Fantasia isn't just about the hygge feeling of tradition. It's the magic that unlocked a world of creativity.
Home. What brings you the most comfort? What brings you bliss? The comfort of Home and Hygge isn't necessarily just about the twinkle lights, blankets, and beautiful furniture that is found in many hygge photos. That's only part of it. Every person's view of hygge is as unique as each individual.
One of my first memories was eating spaghetti and meatballs. I was 4 years old and staying in Prescott, Arizona. My daddy and I were staying at the Auto Rest Motel (I always remember this, because of the smiling car picture on the motel sign). That was the first night I watched The Wizard of… Continue reading Childhood Memories: Long -Cooked Meat Ragu
Home. I have spent my adult life searching for that place I can home. Some of us spend our whole lives traveling throughout the world trying to find that place that feels like home. Many begrudgingly settle for where they are, while wishing they were anywhere else. The truly blessed live and love where they… Continue reading Love Letter to Oregon