What Happened When I Went Gluten Free

Almost three months ago my husband and I decided to go gluten free. Just for a few weeks, at first, to see what would happen. We both have a lot of joint pain and stiffness, and we knew gluten often causes inflammation, so we wanted to see how removing it from our...

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Finding Out

"I know Daddy is my Tooth Fairy," she told me. *** I remember finding out, sitting in the bathroom of our Midwest ranch home, crying brokenheartedly. My mom answered my questions honestly, and like most kids, I found out about all three in one sitting: Santa, The...

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Summer Vacation: Pictured/Not Pictured

If you know me or have read any of my previous summer posts, you know that I LOVE summer. For real. But that doesn't mean that my summer isn't filled with moments that are memorable for um, not-so-magical reasons. Because, kids. So, shout-out to the old school...

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Ten Reasons I F!!!ing Love Summer

People: There are only FIVE MORE WEEKS of summer vacation where I live. For some, this may be a proclamation of impending freedom and relief, but not me. I am not even close to being tired of summer. I am a happier person in the summer. Like, significantly happier....

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Behind The Scenes of Mother’s Day

Just over a week ago, I was honored to co-produce the 5th season of Listen To Your Mother Boulder. I was a cast member in LTYM Denver 2013, and LTYM Boulder 2015, but this was my second year producing the show with my fantastic co-pilot Ellen Nordberg. Producing a...

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