Holiday Cranberry + Date Cake //

My hands are here for more than working. They are here for creating. For touching. For holding. For playing. For healing. Perhaps, just for tonight, they are here to be gentle aids in the cultivation of something truly simple and even more truly magnificent. It takes a very certain kind of mood for me to [...]

creamy vegan spiced cheese sauce with thyme //

Every time the holiday season approaches, my head and my heart begin to fill with nostalgia. I've been thinking a lot about what it means to cultivate our own sense of tradition as adults being far from family, in distant places, busy work seasons, or for some, perhaps having lost the loved ones we still [...]

The Slow Living Experience // an intimate workshop

W A R N I N G // You are about to step into an atmosphere that is unplugged. Perhaps no one will know what the cool thing was that you did this Saturday, but what I want most is for you to know what you felt. The Slow Living Experience is a monthly workshop [...]

Kumquat Malabi (vegan) //

The past few weeks have been a whirlwind of changes, inspirations, and important events. While I'm grateful for every single minute of this sweet busy season, sometimes your body will finally force you to get some much needed rest. After months of prepping and planning, I hosted my first Off The Grid retreat last weekend [...]

Bread Therapy Workshop //

An intimate, hands on bread making workshop. When I share my bread with friends, the most common responses are “This must have taken forever,” “I don’t have time to make things like this,” “This looks super difficult,” and “I can’t bake to save my life.” When it comes to bread, it’s all about process over [...]

Romanticizing your reality //

A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one's neighbor — such [...]