Acts of Kindness

1. Tell a silly joke to make someone laugh  2. Donate food to a local food pantry  3. Do a chore for someone in your family 4. Donate your time to wrapping gifts to raise money for a charity  5. Tape chnae to a vending machine 

Finding your magic

For the past nine years, I have watched my daughter grace the stage in the production of the Nutcracker. From a tiny mouse, to playing Clara, to dancing Chinese, to now dancing the snow scene and in the Spanish trio.  I watch with pride as her magic unfolds on the stage. Ballet is an extremely…

Eggnog (vegan, gluten free)

Print Eggnog (vegan, gluten free) All the flavors of the original without the eggs or cows milk.  Hot or cold this classic with a twist is sure to please. Prep Time 1 hour 5 minutes Cook Time 5 minutes Total Time 1 hour 10 minutes Servings 4 Ingredients 1 cup Cashews 4 cups Non dairy…

Meet Inspiring Role Model- Michelle Tolson

This week I am highlighting a women I met in 1995 through pageantry.  In 1996 I was fortunate to watch her become our second woman of color and 50th Miss NH crowned. There so somethng so special about watching someone whom you look up to, change the world.   Michelle is someone you meet and…

Acts of Kindness and Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day is observed by the international community every year on December 10th.When the General Assembly adopted the Declaration, with 48 states in favor and eight abstentions, it was proclaimed as a “common standard of achievement for all peoples and all nations”, towards which individuals and societies should “strive by progressive measures, national and…

The scariest thoughts make us human

This past few weeks I have been really struggling. After another bout with vertigo landed me at urgent care, and a diagnosis with Meniere’s Disease I have been in bed most of the week.  Each day praying for the spinning to stop, praying for relief, and even praying that if this is the downward spiral…

Stuffed mushrooms (vegan, gluten free)

Print Stuffed Mushrooms (vegan, gluten free) This simple dish is delightful as an appetizer or you can use the large portobello caps to create a main dish. Prep Time 15 minutes Cook Time 15 minutes Total Time 30 minutes Author fabulouslyfighting Ingredients 1 8oz Baby Portobello Mushrooms whole, organic 20 ea Lance gluten free crackers…

Cranberry-Apple Cider Punch (vegan, gluten free)

Print Cranberry-Apple Cider Punch (vegan, gluten free) This fizzy punch can be served with or without alcohol for a refreshing holiday treat. Prep Time 10 minutes Total Time 10 minutes Ingredients 4 cups Apple Cider chilled 2 cups Cranberry Apple Juice Cocktail chilled 2 cups Ginger ale chilled 1 12oz can Frozen orange juice concentrate…