Beef Wellington

Beef Wellington is a special Christmas Eve tradition, a delicious treat looked forward to all year. It looks fancy because it is fancy. There are many steps but none of them too complex and I can tell you from experience that it can all be accomplished whilst completely faced. Beef Wellington 1 3-5 lb. Whole … Continue reading Beef Wellington


 For many, rituals represent a space in time carved out of our busy day just for us. It's hard to do when so many need us and we've become accustomed to spreading ourselves thin. A little "me time." It is, in my opinion, essential to staying healthy inside and out. For me, it's my Sunday bath. … Continue reading Rituals

Link Love

The beautifully surreal underwater sculptures of Jason deCaires Taylor I've heard of Jerusalem syndrome but not Paris syndrome. Esther Coren has some wise thoughts on style vs. fashion. I have no idea where I would put this but I love it so much! An eye-opening analysis of Susan's character from The Lion the Witch and … Continue reading Link Love

Grilled Pizza

I thought this was going to be hard. I'd always made pizza in my oven and it was good but not "ZOMG! this is the best!" I was a little intimidated to try on the grill, what if it stuck? Well, I needn't have worried! It works wonderfully and now my homemade pizza is indeed, ZOMG! Basic … Continue reading Grilled Pizza