Living Well

Outside looking in: a flash-forward peek at my future in parenting: My daughter recently competed in her first chess tournament. I was more
YSC, the Tour de Pink, and #GivingTuesday: A couple months ago, after a Tour de Pink training ride, my
The White House at Night: I just returned from a quick, four-day trip to Washington D.C. for

Creating a Living

Recipe: Koobideh – Persian Ground Lamb Kebabs: While my husband was in grad school studying Persian literature, I started
Building personal connections through social media #ShareAwesome: My daughter doesn't have a baby keepsake book, she has my blog.
A visit with Allrecipes.com: When I stepped off the elevator into the Allrecipes offices, it opened

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The White House at Night I just returned from a quick, four-day trip to Washington D.C. for ProjectLEAD with the National Breast Cancer Coalition.
First Sleepover Gem and her BFF/cousin had their first sleepover recently.  It was a big rite of passage for both little
Respect the School Zone I'll admit to being annoyed by the 20-mile per hour speed limit in school zones... in the past.
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Cancer

YSC, the Tour de Pink, and #GivingTuesday A couple months ago, after a Tour de Pink training ride, my friend and fellow cancer survivor, Karen Lawson, posted a selfie on Facebook, and wrote, “Love these legs
How to Juggle Cancer and Parenting Series: Stephanie’s Story Just because you look ok on the outside- it doesn’t mean you are ok on the inside. Cancer is not like strep. You are not better in 5 days.
How to Juggle Cancer and Parenting: Cambria Dodd Russell’s Story Long term, I worry about a recurrence, about dying, about leaving my husband with 2 boys to raise on his own. I hope though, that this was just another

Food

While my husband was in grad school studying Persian
Ginger adds a warm, earthy, autumn kick to this
When I stepped off the elevator into the Allrecipes