Recipes, Sides, Soup

Cauliflower and Turmeric Soup

This month, Brian and I are doing the Arbonne 30-days to Healthy Living. Simply put, think Whole30, but with legumes, vegan protein shakes, teas, fizz sticks, etc. and without soy, pork, or coffee. That's right, WITHOUT COFFEE. Pause to let the shock sink in. The goal of the program is to reduce foods with high… Continue reading Cauliflower and Turmeric Soup


The Kindness of Croatia

Update: This was written three weeks ago. Consider it that text message that has been sitting, waiting to be sent. We are now finishing our last week in Dubrovnik and heading to Montenegro on Tuesday. We arrived in Croatia a few days ago after spending four days in the heart of Tuscany. Arriving via an… Continue reading The Kindness of Croatia

France, Sabbatical, Travel

Au Revoir, Carcassonne

It's our last day here in Carcassonne. We spent most of our ~3 weeks getting to know this town, our temporary home. We've also managed to visit–via trains, busses, and cars–the surrounding area, including the towns of Collioure, Foix, Limoux, Minovoirse, Montolieu, Narbonne, Perpignan, and Toulouse. While each had their own charms, I've grown to… Continue reading Au Revoir, Carcassonne