I’m a modern day gypsy, currently residing in Alabama with my husband and four kiddos. We are passionate about hospitality and love to share gospel-centered fellowship and a table full of real food with anyone who comes our way. Click to meet our family and learn more about my own real food journey.

Your Real Food Journey


Your Real Food Journey is one part cookbook and one part gentle mentor, with a generous slathering of peace-giving perspective for this journey that so often threatens to overwhelm us. Releases August 26th, 2014!

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I’m practiced in many traditional food techniques plus have experience with the GAPS diet. In addition to my real foodieness, I’m an entrepreneur with seven year’s experience in blogging and self-publishing. I offer one-on-one consulting for everything from online branding to bone broth. Yum. Click here to learn more.

Recent Blog Posts

The Bad Hair Year and Your Opinion, Please

We interrupt this productive flurry of life changing and issues-driven posts for a frank and slightly more frivolous discussion on the topic of hair. I’m a verbal processor, and my in real life friends ought not the bear the weight of my issues on … Read More...

The Ultimate List of Advent Books for Kids

My favorite part of Christmas is not the gifts, the food, and not even the excuse to fill my house with fresh greenery (although that is high on the list!). For me it's always been traditions. Be they unique or simple, I love that comforting feeling … Read More...

The Secret to Smooth and Silky Pumpkin Pie

If you're a pumpkin pie lover, then the texture of traditional pumpkin pie is probably not a problem for you. But then, if you're a pumpkin pie lover, you may, like me, be intrigued by the idea of taking your pie to the next level. Pumpkin lovers, … Read More...