The last time I published a blog post I was a North Carolina resident. In fact, when I started this blog, I lived in Charlotte, NC. Crazy! But, this post comes at you from the Sunshine State – my new (old) home. It’s DMV official –>  vehicle registration, license plate, DL and voter registration obtained. Also, added Walt Disney World season … Read More

Naturally Clean

When I think about living a healthier life, the first things that come to mind are diet and exercise. The truth is, however, that diet and exercise only comprise a small part of the healthy living equation. Everything we do, from brushing our teeth in the morning to tucking ourselves in at night, matters. What we think, say and act … Read More

A Vegan(ish) Thanksgiving

GREEN BEAN CASSEROLE. PUMPKIN PIE. REPEAT.  For years the Thanksgiving Holiday has brought me anxiety and left me feeling ostracized. There was nothing about a table full of meat and dairy that left me feeling talkative or social. Often, family and friends reached out and asked what they could prepare that would meet my self-imposed dietary restrictions. This kind of … Read More

Mr. & Mrs.

I am now…drum roll please…Mrs. Siceloff! I married Mr. Siceloff on Tuesday May 20, 2014.  I couldn’t be happier. Also, I couldn’t be more exhausted! The Mr. and I returned home to the Queen City last night after our 10 day trip to Orlando and the Bahamas. You see, we decided on a nontraditional wedding arrangement, opting for a “wedding moon.” We … Read More

Day 14/20: My mom in the kitchen.

If you’ve so much as glanced at any form of social media today, you know it is Mother’s Day. In case you are wondering, I did call my mom. I did not, however, send flowers, a gift, a greeting card, or an edible arrangement. I suck. But in honor of my mother, let me tell you a little bit about her kitchen … Read More