Author Archives: angela

Those Days…

I found myself in the hospital today. The same hospital that Xander was born 3 years ago today. The memories and emotions of his birth and placement swept over me. The walk from the car to the hospital, the smell … Continue reading

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A Year Ago Today…

A year ago today…. I stood in the kitchen as Noah ate his breakfast before leaving for school. We had celebrated my birthday the day before and it was clear it was still on Noah’s mind. “Mom, we prayed yesterday … Continue reading

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“My (church) Kids”…when tragedy strikes.

I spent the better part of a decade serving a church as the children’s and youth director. I moved across the country, alone, for the job. The people in that church were my family, they anticipated my arrival, welcomed me, … Continue reading

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Spiralized…. Pad Thai

More spiralizer love!!! My second spin with the spiralizer was to change out standard or rice noodles for spiralized squash or sweet potato noodles. I used a combination of the two. This was a hit with the whole family! it … Continue reading

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Spiralize or Bust….Fresh Zucchini Noodle Salad

Awwww…..the Spiralizer! My mother’s day gift. It is revolutionizing our food around here. When I took the Isagenix plunge in September it became clear to me that my diet was heavy on simple cards….wheat and gluten in general….and they make me feel … Continue reading

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The Boys Snickered

A class of second graders strolled by me as I sat in the hard plastic chair waiting for Georgi to finish her assessment. The kids must have come from the school library as they each carried tattered books in their … Continue reading

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Cilantro and Lime…all the Thyme

Haha…ok, there isn’t really any Thyme in this recipe….I was just trying to be clever and funny. It’s funny to me…sorry if you think it is lame.  (not really) This is what we served for our mothers day gathering. It … Continue reading

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Guacamole…it’s a food group around here

I have several recipes to share! Our family journey to health and healing has been a crazy good one. We have changed many things regarding how we fuel our bodies (instead of feeding our bodies.) While the coffee, soda, potato … Continue reading

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Crustless Quiche

This recipe is a favorite of ours. It is great because you can throw whatever you have on hand….or about to go bad into the quiche. Today we did onion, orange pepper, spinach and Swiss cheese. Other things you could … Continue reading

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Food Talk and Fish Tacos

I’m a pretty decent cook. Really, I am. I know that’s a not a terribly humble thing of me to say..but, well…I enjoy cooking…probably because I am good at it…ha! So as we have totally flipped our eating habits up-side-down … Continue reading

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