Preserving First Day of School Memories

This week was the first week of Kindergarten for my lil man and his third year in Montessori so he’s an old pro by now. WOW how time flies! I can barely remember how he got to 5 years of age. I wanted to preserve the memory in time (and every year after) with photography and a…

Vibrant Cast-Iron Cactus Sugar Cookies

Coming back to the desert called for an awesome brunch spread amongst friends (can’t forget the mimosa bar!) along with big, chewy cactus cookies – a plate full of pricks in vibrant colors. Each guest took one home as a parting gift! I scored a cast-iron cactus mold at the one of the best Goodwill stores…