feel-good no-bake granola bars

If you need to get to know a person in one minute or less, the month of January has a handy personality quiz built right in, and it’s only one question long: What are your New Year’s resolutions? The range of replies I hear by asking this question fascinates me. Some smugly counter with, “My resolution is…

gaia cookies

It’s funny how the more you move around, the more you come to appreciate where you started. I make this observation from firsthand experience, as lately I’ve been a girl on the go. After just three short weeks at home in Michigan, I repacked my suitcase and flew east to the Big Apple to begin…

beet burgers

Two weeks ago–after traveling many miles, seeing many new cities, and eating (and drinking) many, many delicious things–I returned home to the Midwest. Home to perfect spring weather and explosive flowering trees. Home to the reopening of farmers’ markets and to tasty local beer (congratulations, Grand Rapids!). Home to catching up with friends, to moving…