Cream of Chicken & Wild Rice Soup – Gluten Free, Dairy Free

One of my absolute favorite comfort foods on cloudy, rainy, or cold days is a big bowl of soup! And let me tell you, if you don't have a lactose or gluten allergy, imagine the giant list of soups that would get cut out of your diet if you did...it gets frustrating. Even soups that … Continue reading Cream of Chicken & Wild Rice Soup – Gluten Free, Dairy Free

5 Tips to Refresh Your Space on a Tight Budget

Do you have a list for spring cleaning? When I recruited my dad into helping me re-paint the apartment during the holiday break, I didn't realize it would turn into a full-on deep clean. But, it is amazing that it did! When you paint, you have to pull all the furniture away from the walls … Continue reading 5 Tips to Refresh Your Space on a Tight Budget

Year in Review 2017

  Do I even dare to reflect on everything that's happened in 2017? In short, no. No one wants to read that. But if you're someone who enjoys reflecting at the end of each year and preparing for the new year, perhaps this will be an encouragement to you of some sort. This year was … Continue reading Year in Review 2017

Gingerbread Whoopie Cookie Cream Pies

When I was a kid I LOVED Oatmeal Cream Pies. Now I don't remember the last time I had one, which is kind of sad, but maybe I'll just figure out a gluten-free way to enjoy them again! For now, I'll share a fun spin-off recipe. I call these "Whoopie Cookie Cream Pies" because they … Continue reading Gingerbread Whoopie Cookie Cream Pies

DIY: Blessings Board

I have no shame in admitting that it was tricky getting a good photo of this DIY project. You may have noticed the low chandelier in this dining space in my last project post, DIY: A Transitional Tablescape. Quite a few DIY projects have ended up on the walls in this area and that chandelier always … Continue reading DIY: Blessings Board