What I learned in June

1. Some birthdays feel like milestones, others don’t. My 25th birthday was in June. Although 25 is a nice round number and a quarter of a century, this birthday number wasn’t a big deal to me. Several of my high school friends commented that this...

What I learned in April

Extra short (and slightly late) post this month. Forgive me, we had a baby on April 21st! Baby pics and introduction coming soon…. One: I learned that it’s common practice to schedule a 40-week induction, before the due date has even come and gone. I...

What I learned in March

{Note: One thing I didn’t learn this month is the reason why some of my pictures are appearing upside down on some of your computers. Last month, they were upside down for my mom and right side up for me. So, I switched them. Then, my cousin called and they were...

What I learned in February

Hi there! I hope you had the most wonderful, peaceful February. But, in case you didn’t, that is okay. I didn’t really either. February can be lonely, an sometimes we need a February Dare. Life during the winter just isn’t always wonderful and...

What I learned in January

Goodbye January…   What I learned in January… Kosher Salt is for cooking, table salt is for the table. I always thought that people on cooking shows were just trying to be fancy with their “dash of kosher salt” added casually to the dish. But,...

What I learned in December

Christmas cookies aren’t my favorite. But, Christmas fudge is! (We’re getting really deep and philosophical here folks.) I didn’t have time to try a second batch after my first attempt flopped, but I’ll keep trying next year. For this year,...