I love my husband.  I think he’s just plain awesome.  Because, he is awesome.  He’s so full of awesome characteristics, talent, heart, and quirks.  One of his quirks…or talents perhaps…is recognizing the genius of obscure musicians before they hit the big scene.  A few years ago, he found out about this band called Vampire Weekend.  He started listening to them … Read More

Sparkling Strawberry Lemonade

My father-in-law and I both have a love for fruity beverages.  (Non-alcoholic, of course.)  I started realizing this in college.  You see, growing up, it was a special treat for us to get a Clearly Canadian Blackberry drink.  They were pretty rare to find.  And expensive.  I remember when various guest speakers would come to our church, we would take … Read More