Entries by Natalie Hughes

Bites: Artichoke + Chickpea + Avocado Salad

I could eat salads for every meal.  And when I say salad, I mean lots of rich, filling, hearty, ingredients piled on top of one another soaking with delicious dressing, and a few lettuce leaves sprinkled atop for good measure.  A lot of salads come with one protein: either meat, cheese, beans, nuts, or avocado. […]

Cold Shoulder

It took having a baby to force myself to be a better packer, only because we don’t have the luxury of extra space when we travel. And I’m still not great.  I always throw in a couple extra things just in case, that I almost never end up wearing.  I also pack about ten extra […]

Meet The Pizzas

If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I spent the last week in San Diego.  It was so nice to be down visiting with family and friends.  It isn’t technically “home” anymore, but I think I will always feel at home there.

Peek a Boo!

Like a lot of 10-month-olds, my daughter’s favorite game is Peek a Boo.  Actually, if it were up to her, she would get rid of the “Peek a” part and go straight to “Boo!”  Obviously a little daredevil, this one.

Life’s a Beach

 This was one of those days.  I woke up with a sore throat and completely exhausted from a super fun but draining weekend (I am an introvert by nature- I love social stimulation but get completely exhausted by it), and Babe was whiney and overly tired from said weekend.  I needed a nap, she needed […]