Jennifer Doss

Class of 2006

It has been six years now since I’ve graduated high school. Since that time my life has changed in many ways. As have the lives of many of those that I was close to during those years. Most of us have finished college. Some have moved away. Many are married now. A few have joined […]

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A Trip to the Windy City

It’s been 10 months now that we’ve left Fayetteville. Even though my homesickness subdues a little each day, it goes without saying that I still miss my family. With the high costs of plane tickets, and with little time off from work, trips home don’t come easy. With it being months since my last trip […]

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Tomato, Tomahto

Price vs. ingredients has become my biggest battle these days at the grocery store. The more I become aware of what’s in the foods we consume, the higher our grocery bill becomes. Sure, I’d like to eat a strictly whole food and organic diet, but let’s be honest here, many of our wallets just don’t […]

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Chinese Fried Quinoa

I don’t consider myself a food blogger by any means. Although, when I find or come up with a recipe that I just love, I feel some sort of womanly duty to share it with others, because, let’s be honest, who doesn’t need a little help in the kitchen sometimes? Chinese fried rice is a […]

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Through the Eyes of a Child

The building could not have been any bigger than 700 square feet. In the small yard in the front of the property sat approximately 15 young children, the oldest only eight. As the van came closer to this tiny establishment, the children lost interest in their toys and came running towards the vehicle of unknown […]

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Kony 2012

For those of you who are unfamiliar with The Invisible Children and Joseph Kony, these two links are a great place to start. Want more? Google currently brings up 555,000,000 results to the search “Kony 2012”. No matter how you feel about this organization or this video, we’ve all contributed to their goal just by opening our mouths… This isn’t a post […]

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Lip-Smacking Good

I’ve never much been one for pot roast–although, you’d never know it if you just witnessed me eat my dinner… Since i’ve never really enjoyed pot roast in the past,  why would I want to make it? Well, for starters, I had exhausted my trusted crock pot recipes and wanted to try something new. With […]

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