Instapot Southwestern Chicken Stew

We finally did it. We broke down and gave into the Instapot craze.  It always seemed like a fad that would just go away, but about two years after the craze, they’re still selling like hotcakes. And Jake couldn’t take it anymore. He claimed he was the only one at work without one. So under… Read More Instapot Southwestern Chicken Stew

Been Talkin’ About the Way Things Change

  Things have been in a rapid state of change for the last year, and especially the last month. And you know what? It’s been pretty great. Last week marked one month since I started a new job in Seattle, which is very different than my previous one working from the Midwest out of Kansas… Read More Been Talkin’ About the Way Things Change

5 Things to Educate Yourself on International Women’s Day

It’s here, the annual WatchUsRoam 5 things for #IWD. This “holiday” is 103 years old and there is a lot of change to create, still. Set aside, worldwide, for women to be recognized, to feel the strength of the entire female tribe. We have come a long way on some women’s issues. But there is… Read More 5 Things to Educate Yourself on International Women’s Day

Palm Springs In The Name of Love

Palm Springs. A private 1920’s hotel. Perfect weather. California glamor. Synchronized swimmers. Coozies. Flowers and palms. Pretty much all you need to know about the one of a kind wedding of my friend Ellen that we were lucky enough to get to attend a few months ago. It’s Valentine’s Day, and I thought, why not… Read More Palm Springs In The Name of Love