• Life

    Gardening Goals

    Last spring, I planted my first seeds in a garden hoping to have an abundance of lettuce for salads in fall.  Unfortunately, I was only able to make one salad with those seeds.  My mom always grew flowers and vegetables in her garden when I was growing up, but I never took a liking to it and did not learn her ways.   In the past few years, my interest in gardening has slowly grown along with my interest in cooking and healthy eating.  This spring I’m hoping to make a small vegetable garden on the side of our house to make at least two salads come fall. Jake’s house…

  • Life,  Travel

    Our Iceland Trip!

    I’ve been home for one week now and I just want to go back. Vacation was way too short and vacation from work was definitely way too short.  After a couple of flights we made it our destination at the Keflavik International Airport which is the main way travelers visit Iceland.  The airport is about 45 minutes from Reykjavik which was where our hotel was.  Our trip home had a little bit more drama, but we survived and made it in one piece. Jake and I flew Air Canada to our connection in Toronto for a flight via Icelandair.  Icelandair was amazing, the  flight attendants were very friendly, the plane…