Recipes, Soups

Copycat Chicken and Rice Soup

This is THE best chicken and rice soup recipe I've ever made. It's supposed to be the copycat to Panera Bread's... but honestly I think it's better! I double it - and have plenty to feed a family of 5 and still have loads left over to bag and freeze. (It reheats very well for… Continue reading Copycat Chicken and Rice Soup

Travel

An Overberg Odyssey

There are train tracks that start in the Port of Cape Town and go all the way up and around mountains to the Elgin Railway Market. This enchanting ride along the Ceres Railway was one of our outings during my visit to South Africa this past holiday. Opened in 2018, the market resides in the… Continue reading An Overberg Odyssey

Journaling, Mindfulness, Travel

South Africa: Once Seen, Never Forgotten

They say one way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, "What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?" Both of these questions went round and round in my head the entire time I was in South Africa. I knew I would love being… Continue reading South Africa: Once Seen, Never Forgotten

My Lists

Reading List for Jan/Feb ’19

I'm not a New Years Resolutions person, but I do like to set goals - regardless of the time of year. And the start of another year seems fit for new goals, so I guess you could say this is somewhat of a resolution for me...  In short, I'd like to read (and finish) more… Continue reading Reading List for Jan/Feb ’19

My Lists

My Favorite… instagram accounts

Feeling uninspired?? Me too. You know a great way to climb out of a rut is to dream and make a list of your favorite things - whether places to visit, things to do outdoors, favorite desserts, ANYTHING to awaken your creativity and put the spring in your step again! I love lists! I love… Continue reading My Favorite… instagram accounts