The Perfect Blueberry Cream Cheese Muffin…and How a Muffin Can Lead to Forever

I shouldn’t have met Rust. Oh, don’t get me wrong…it’s the best thing I could have hoped for. I’m beyond lucky, I’m happy, and for the first time in a long time, the future seems so promising. Getting up in the morning beats going to sleep every single night. That’s quite a change for me. […]

Mixed Greens & Blueberry Salad

So, I’ve made it to Texas. I’ve been hunkered down here in this big ol’ house, hanging pictures, decorating, arranging the kitchen.  It’s been 12 days now – but it seems like so much less. Time is FLYING.  Soon, Seven and my mom will be here (one week from today!) and we JUST got their […]

Low Calorie Blueberry Ginger Ale

Blueberry Ginger Ale. I’m not sure why I didn’t think of this sooner, but perhaps it’s because I lived in Virginia, versus Texas. Why should that matter? It does.  It really, really does. You see, in March, in southern Texas?  It was in the 90s. Not the COOL 90s, like, with Nirvana and The DMB, […]

Blueberry Banana Muffins and all about Dole

I adore muffins. Yes, I like them sweet.  I think secretly, we all do.  It’s still breakfast food, but it’s dessert…without trying too hard.  And, because so many muffins include fruit (like blueberries, bananas, raspberries, peaches) – it feels like we are being healthy. Oh, we are so cute, aren’t we? Truth though, we could […]