It is almost Thanksgiving! I am loving this week off (even though I have strep… yay 😉 ) The cool weather and the beautiful changing trees have really made it begin to feel like the holiday season. Before Thanksgiving is over and we begin the mad rush towards Christmas, I really like to savor the… Continue reading Mini Apple Pies
I tend to feel the seasons very deeply, and I love being able to further that mood by diving into a great novel that celebrates the time of year. Fall is one of my very favorite seasons, but then again every season feels like my favorite once it comes around. I love the cycle we… Continue reading Fall Reading List
When it comes to building relationships, always act as though you are working with cement…not play-dough.
This stew is another one of my fall favorites. This recipe is inspired by a stew that my mom made a lot while we were growing up. It brings back warm childhood memories for me; it has always been a family favorite and I couldn’t wait to try my hand at it. My mom usually… Continue reading Crockpot Beef Stew
Fall is here, and with it comes colder evenings and crunchy leaves. When summer is over I find myself turning from fresh salads and tangy foods to warmer, heartier meals. This was my first experimentation with butternut squash, but the flavor went perfectly with the smoky taste of the sausage. This is an easy meal to whip… Continue reading Rosemary Squash and Sausage