Half Her Size LaunchingSoon

Closing the Our Lady Chapter, and the next steps in my journey

If I have learned one thing during my weight loss journey, it is this – You don’t have to know where the finish line is to get started, but you’ll never get anywhere standing still. Five months ago I began crafting the next chapter in my journey. Within the next few days I will be cutting the virtual ribbon on…

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Tom Douglas and Stephanie Izard Holiday Cooking Party in Seattle

Celebrate Holiday Food with Chefs Tom Douglas & Stephanie Izard

The FTC wants you to know: I am a member of the Everywhere Society and Everywhere provided me with compensation for this post about Macy’s Culinary Council.  However, all thoughts and opinions expressed herein are my own.  I went to my first Macy’s Culinary Council Holiday event two years ago. Tom Douglas put on a highly entertaining demonstration of some recipes with…

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Pumpkin Pie Parfaits - Super Fast & Secretly Healthy!

Easy Pumpkin Pie Parfaits

I know it is late for sharing a brand new Thanksgiving dessert idea but I wanted to share this now, on the off chance that you are still finalizing your menu. Even if you have everything organized this Pumpkin Pie Parfait is so luscious and so simple you may want to make a little room. Perhaps you are starting to…

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American Military Cemetery, Anzio Italy

The Soldier Who Knocked – My Veterans Day Remembrance

            Sometimes I sit down to write and before I know what has happened, a completely unexpected story bursts out. Today was one of those days, and this is one of those stories. I hope you’ll forgive the interruption to my usual subject matter. In August of 2000 I was on a religious pilgrimage in Assisi and…

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