Tortellini Salad

Every May, Evan and I travel to New Hampshire for a dual celebration: his Mom’s birthday and Mother’s Day. Family and friends gather at his mom’s for a BBQ-style feast complete with snacks, burgers, dogs, side dishes, and plenty of libations. Although the house and yard are spacious, we all tend to gravitate to the […]


It amazes me how many chemicals are in the foods most of us consume on a daily basis. Good friends recently brought us back some treats from Ireland. I was shocked to discover that the shortbread cookies we received only had a small handful of real, wholesome ingredients. There was not a single synthetic or chemical […]