Self-Care Challenge Day 1: Tackling Something New

Besides taking a walk, cooking is my meditation. The closest I can get to a quiet mind is following a recipe, mixing and measuring ingredients. When I’m in the mood to try something new, I head to the kitchen. It’s my Zen space. So, for the first day of the self-care challenge, I tackled a…

Best Rose Wines: An Amateur’s Guide

ICYMI National Rosé Day is on Saturday. To celebrate, founder Bodvár Hafström is reportedly taking his fancy name to Marina del Rey Hotel and sipping on his fancy collection of the best rose wines with a bunch of fancy people. For me, a fancy Saturday is drinking Kirkland Signature Prosecco (that’s Costco, people) and watching…

Best Breakfast: It’s Smoothie Time, Y’ALL

Friends, I love everything about food. I cherish my Monday trips to the grocery store — and would totally dominate Supermarket Sweep (which is returning to TV, amen). I even enjoy putting it away in the kitchen. Of course, cooking and EATING are also two of my favorite things. My second stop after waking (you…

My Liquid Magic Robot Friend

You know what’s better than making coffee in the A-M? Someone else making coffee in the A-M. I thought it couldn’t get better than listening to my husband bang around the cupboards on my behalf. But it does get better. If you were older than 10 in 1998, you may remember the infomercial for Showtime…