Celebrate

Framily

There is such enormous pressure to be with family this time of year.  Pressure to make a huge sacrifice to sit with narrow-minded people that if you had just met them, you would walk away shaking your head in disbelief at how cruel and ignorant they were. Some of the Read more…

By Lehnanne, ago
Recipes

PANCAKES!!

We have been on a low-carb high-fat lifestyle for some time now.  We have found mock up recipes and replacements for carby food favorites. I had all but given up on pancakes. On a whim, I picked up a package of “Birch Benders Paleo” pancake mix. The last pre-mix I Read more…

By Lehnanne, ago
Before You Leap

The Homeowner Blues

In 2007 we lived in Portsmouth, VA and owned a brick ranch with a half-an-acre. A large yard for the dogs, fenced, so they were safe, but we could still enjoy the view. We were backed up to a tidal marsh and across the street from a wildlife refuge. Michael Read more…

By Lehnanne, ago
Geekery

23andMe

We sent in our DNA to 23andMe a few weeks ago, and I’ve received mine and we are anxiously awaiting Michael’s.  I am so impressed. It is amazing to see all of the detailed reports, fascinating. To see where my story started,  looking over the “TRAITS” reports. And yes, there Read more…

By Lehnanne, ago