Tortilla Soup

Does any food say “Mexico” more than Tortilla Soup?

OK, some people might say tacos.

Those people don’t know!


This ridiculously simple dish will win over the most ardent bean-hater!

Living Intentionally

It’s a new year, and it’s time to refine (or define) my focus.

Hope in a Hopeless World

A friend of mine recently posted this video on facebook.  It’s worth watching.  But I’ll warn you–it’s bleak.   Just because it’s rather depressing doesn’t mean we shouldn’t watch it.  It’s important to be aware of the state of the world.  It doesn’t do us any good to bury our heads in the sand. But…

Paw Patrol and Five-Year-Old Feminists

October 11th was the International Day of the Girl.  I can’t say I had ever heard of this holiday before.  I can’t say we celebrated it (because, in our house, it seems that EVERYDAY is Day of the Girl (and Boys)).  And that was my next question–is there an International Day of the Boy? But…