Comforting Tuscan Kale Soup Recipe
Adventure in Normal Life / Culinary Creations and Recipes

Comforting Tuscan Kale Soup Recipe

It’s 43 degrees today (yesterday was humid and almost 80) and soup is on my mind. I’ve made a variation of Tuscan Kale Soup before, but *this* one was outstanding – flavorful, comforting, bright, nourishing and healthy – and EASY. With flavors even better the second and third day, this Comforting Tuscan Kale Soup is sure to make it into your meal rotation. Continue reading

What I’m Reading | My Spring 2020 Bookshelf
Adventure in Normal Life / book reviews

What I’m Reading | My Spring 2020 Bookshelf

With any major life transition – be it a move, event, or beginning of some sort – lies an opportunity to explore making major changes. I was once a gal who read piles of books, imagining adventures, and content to be surrounded by old book smells, creaky book bindings, and the sounds of library scanners. … Continue reading

Chocolate Matcha Green Tea + Strawberry Brownies with Tea Forté
Adventure in Normal Life / Culinary Creations and Recipes

Chocolate Matcha Green Tea + Strawberry Brownies with Tea Forté

One of the sweetest parts of summer is sharing moments with others at fun occasions. Summers are all about savoring occasions when there’s a particular lightness in the air. I’ve been exploring matcha as an ingredient and learning more about this green tea that is capturing the interest of food lovers worldwide. In today’s matcha … Continue reading

The BlueBootsGo Guide to Portland, Maine
Adventure in Normal Life / Good Eats / Travel

The BlueBootsGo Guide to Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine is about a 2-drive from Boston, and one of our favorite New England destinations. It is close enough for a day trip, and great for a weekend getaway. Although Portland is smaller than Boston, the food is good, the people are friendly, and it is enjoyable in winter as well as in summer. … Continue reading

Professional Women’s Work Wardrobe – See What’s in Mine
Adventure in Normal Life / career / shopping / Style

Professional Women’s Work Wardrobe – See What’s in Mine

Are you updating your work wardrobe to take it up a notch from business casual to business professional? Take a peek at what’s in mine, and check out the new pieces I’m considering to fill in the gaps for a professional wardrobe of great outfits that allow me to dress with confidence. Continue reading