easy homemade pomegranate jelly

easy homemade pomegranate jelly

When I was a child, my maternal grandmother was my only living grandparent. The others had passed long before I was even born, so she filled that spot for all of them. To be honest, she wasn’t overly domestic, her kitchen didn’t smell like cookies, but instead carried...

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simple sourdough bagels

simple sourdough bagels

One of my favorite things to eat is a chewy bagel with fluffy cream cheese on top. Many moons ago, when I lived in southern California while attending UC Irvine, on weekends that I didn't come home, I would venture from my little one room garage turned apartment on...

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natural remedies for sick little ones

natural remedies for sick little ones

Last night as I lay awake with a feverish baby on my chest, I began to think of all the ways I would support his natural immune function come morning. And as I prayed over his body that lay skin to skin with my own, I thanked God for this sacred responsibility... for...

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immune-boosting hot coco with homemade marshmallows

immune-boosting hot coco with homemade marshmallows

I remember growing up, in December my mom would make a hot coco station on the kitchen island. Lots of packets of Swiss Miss, Jett Puff marshmallows, candy canes, of course we loved it, but thinking about doing that now for my children gives me a bit of anxiety! But...

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