The Thriver

Recently, I’ve been working through some pretty heavy stuff. Through a series of events, I realized all this inner work has brought about the death of my Survivor. The one who knew I could heal myself and didn’t accept anything less. The one who got up every day and did what needed to be done….

Before Me

The before me doesn’t know the now me.


It’s such a simple thing.

Lemon Macaroon Cheesecake Tartlet

Cheesecake is probably my favorite dessert.  If I opt for dessert, it’s always my go to when I’m at a restaurant.  I never thought a raw cheesecake would ever measure up, but this recipe is fantastic! When I think of Cheesecake, I think of my friend Jen.  She was my roommate for several years and…

Liver Pâté

Liver…really?  Liver?  That’s what my grandmother tried to feed me when I was a kid.  It smelled gross and even had a weird texture!  Well, honey, this ain’t your grandmother’s shoe leather liver.  This is a silky, tasty, lovely spread that goes wonderfully on sourdough bread or crackers, or even crunchy veggies. I believe it…