'Twas the Night Before…

'Twas the Night Before…

I hope everyone has enjoyed a wonderful holiday season. My dream, my hope, my wish, my intention for each of you this year and in the year to come is that you are able to do as many things each day as possible that make you happy. Right now. In THIS moment. Sending you all my love in 2014, 2015, and beyond… What’s new for me? I’ve got lots of big updates to share, including getting a job at a local yoga studio and returning to the land of the working. Well, only part time. I’m still running my own businesses on the side — and LOVING it. I’ve also recently (SUPER recent, as in… THIS WEEK) been told by my doctors that I need to start a FODMAP elimination diet. So, what the heck is a “FODMAP”? I’ll be sharing a dedicated blog post (and recipes!) on that one in the future, but for now… Just picture a diet that is sort of the love child of the gluten-free, dairy-free and low-sugar diets. Yes, it is definitely much more complex than that. Yes, it is every bit as overwhelming as it sounds…although it’s also been a fun challenge and has explained a lot of the bizarre food allergies and intolerances I’ve developed over the years. I’ve also been brainstorming some service offerings to add to this site. Some are paid, others are free, all of them are (I’m hoping) going to provide you with high quality, introspective and possibly even life-changing insights. So keep an eye out for those. ‘Twas the night before… Oh, and I have to...
Plated Reinvents Cooking

Plated Reinvents Cooking

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