Author Archives: Rebecca

About Rebecca

Hi! After five years in Europe, I'm adjusting to life back in the US. I use this blog to record my adventures, post photos, organize recipes, and post about things that interest me.

13 Months Later

It’s been over a year since Scotty and I settled in south Florida and it’s been a year of adjustments, punctuated by a few melt-downs and little victories. As very close friends can attest, it’s a good thing I didn’t … Continue reading

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Protected: The Lake District

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A Birthday Hike

While we were in Edinburgh, Scotty turned 33 and we were able to celebrate his birthday with a hike up Arthur’s Seat. Scotty thought it would be a good bookend to our Edinburgh experience. When we first moved here in … Continue reading

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Feeding the soul

We’re back from two lovely weeks in the UK. It was refreshing, rejuvenating, and a time to ponder where life has taken Scotty and me. After a year that was pretty draining with its transitions and shifts, our cups were … Continue reading

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I’m headed to Edinburgh and cannot wait! And to celebrate, I had to share this lovely Edinburgh home that was featured on Design Sponge. It’s positively dreamy as you can see from the photo above. Check it out here! Cannot … Continue reading

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Six Months of Reading

Whew! It’s been a nutty six months since my last book update. And I’ve been doing quite a bit of interesting reading. The year started off with required reading for a couple of classes I was taking. In eight weeks … Continue reading

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My new favorite breakfast

I have a hard time with breakfast. Basically since going gluten-free as well as grain-free, I find it a bit difficult to keep things interesting. And my experiments in grain-free substitutes for pancakes and other traditional breakfast fare have met … Continue reading

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I want to do this!

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Thai Coconut Curry

If any of you were to decide to drop by unannounced around dinner time, more than likely you would find either me or Scotty standing over a simmering pot of creamy, savory, spicy, yumminess, adding in handfuls of freshly chopped … Continue reading

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This past weekend Scotty and I made our way to Orlando to see family and attend his grandmother’s memorial service. The service was beautiful and it was good to see family and relatives (some from as far away as England). … Continue reading

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