Category Archives: Christmas

Welcome to Our World, Dear Baby

I will be taking a break from my blog during January to give birth and bond with our precious baby. I’ll be posting more current updates on Facebook, if you’d like to keep up with the latest news. In the … Continue reading

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Holiday Brussels Sprouts with Apples and Cranberries

Do you like brussels sprouts? I do! Its moniker may be difficult to spell. Yes, it’s really spelled “brussels” with an S. But this tiny cabbage-like vegetable shouldn’t be hard to eat! In fact, if prepared well, it is quite … Continue reading

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Sugar Plum Fairies, Santa, and the Baby Jesus

Lest you think I have no other hobbies than cooking and eating gluten-free food, last weekend I had the privilege of playing my oboe in The Nutcracker orchestra in the lovely (but rainy) northern Oregon coast town of Astoria. For … Continue reading

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A Simple Christmas: The Perfect Gift Already Given

At Christmas time, I often wonder what Jesus would say about our commercialism. I think about how he would react to our quest for more material goods. In America, retailers voraciously strive to achieve sales goals during the holidays. Couples … Continue reading

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