Quick & Healthy Turkey Chili with Clevermade ThermoLUXE

Quick & Healthy Turkey Chili with Clevermade ThermoLUXE

If you're anything like me, you crave something warm and comforting for dinner on cold winter nights. Nothing fits the bill more than a hearty, flavorful bowl of chili. I love this comfort food for so many reasons: spicy, easy, inexpensive, great to feed a crowd, full of protein and nutrients, and can be made [...]

Recent Home Finds – Affordable Home Decor for Spring

Recent Home Finds – Affordable Home Decor for Spring

There are few things more wonderful than making a house into a home. We bought our old New England cape a few years ago, and we've put a lot of elbow grease & creativity into loving it's quirks - including a gut job on the girls' bathroom last year that you can read about here. [...]

Gluten-Free Zucchini Almond Butter Brownies – AKA ‘Frownies’!

Gluten-Free Zucchini Almond Butter Brownies – AKA ‘Frownies’!

We have been LOVING these healthier almond butter brownies made with zucchini. Moist, flavorful, and chocolate-y, you'll think you're eating a true brownie, but these are free of flour, dairy, and are made with honey or pure maple syrup instead of refined sugar. My kids even love them, and don't notice that they're getting a [...]

Making Friends as an Adult: Tips for Building Real Female Friendships

Making Friends as an Adult: Tips for Building Real Female Friendships

I shared recently about how I celebrate Galentine's Day with girlfriends and it sparked an interesting conversation: how to make & keep friends as an adult. I think for many people, once college is finished, it's hard to connect with new people in a meaningful way. Add to that jobs, relationships, family obligations, and everything [...]

6 Cute DIY Valentine’s with The Rosy Nook

6 Cute DIY Valentine’s with The Rosy Nook

Don't you just love Valentine's? Pink, pom poms, and puns - what could be cuter? I remember as a kid painstakingly addressing tiny Valentine's for each of my classmates. Now, I love carrying on the tradition with my girls. Eva absolutely loves picking out little cards - I couldn't convince her not to get the [...]