Category: Lifestyle

Slow Cooking for a Slow Winter

My desire to cook has finally returned. It took me well over a year to feel that desire again to meal plan and cook (it’s been a stressful year of food changes), but alas, it has returned and thank goodness not a moment too late. The past two weeks I...

Adventures in Making Gluten-Free Thin Mint Cookies

Over the long weekend, I put my baker’s hat on and tried my hand at making my own gluten free thin mint girl scout cookies. It’s been almost a full year since I’ve gone gluten-free, so I guess this is the last in the adventure of the seasons and various...

Maplewoodshop: Learning to Use Hand Tools in Woodworking

On Friday, I was fortunate to have been given the opportunity to learn how to use hand tools in woodworking through my school district as we look to integrate innovation labs and maker areas across disciplines. When woodworking came up as an option, I jumped at the chance knowing that...