*Now Open* My Home Coffee Bar System

*Now Open* My Home Coffee Bar System

If you know me, you know how I feel about my coffee. A true Gilmore Girl at heart, I love everything about the coffee ritual; the aroma as it brews, the warmth of the cup, and the slight bump in energy I get after taking a few sips. I’ve been a drip coffee gal at...
From Dad Bod To Oh My Gawd!

From Dad Bod To Oh My Gawd!

After the birth of his first child, Jonathan Fadoul was the happiest guy around. As a newly-crowned dad, he was loving life. Leading up to the birth of his young son, he was the chef and assistant to his amazing wife, as she carried their little guy for 9 months....
The BIG Problem With Peanut Butter

The BIG Problem With Peanut Butter

There is a huge problem with your peanut butter. In fact, the problem is so big that you don’t even know it. You have been walking through your grocery store, approaching the bread section to find the perfect companion for your grape jelly and picked the cheapest...
I Still Do: When Wedding Vows Are Tested

I Still Do: When Wedding Vows Are Tested

I’m going to admit something that is actually really embarrassing for me. Here it comes….I’m being brave. I said the “D” word. Actually, if I’m being honest, I’ve said the “D” word at least a handful of times (if not more) during heated arguments throughout the course...
An Open Letter To Teachers From A Dad

An Open Letter To Teachers From A Dad

Hey Teachers, After dropping one of my little bundles of joy off to school today, I heard a report on NPR that talked about how the number of educators has dropped due to teachers being exhausted, overwhelmed, and underappreciated. Tonight also happened to be the open...
Plant-Based Progress, Not Perfection

Plant-Based Progress, Not Perfection

“It’s ok to have a lollipop.” At least that is what I tell my kids from time to time when they ask me if they can have one. Whether it be the dentist’s office, Grandma’s house or a teacher at school, your kids are going to be offered treats. I feel like most of...
I’m A Dad That Likes To Vacuum!

I’m A Dad That Likes To Vacuum!

I have a confession to make. I love to clean. Yes, I am a dad and I have lots of kids, which almost guarantees that keeping the house clean is a monumental task, but still…I love it. One of my high school friends to this day still calls me Danny Tanner (Full House...
What Do Vegan Vampires Drink?

What Do Vegan Vampires Drink?

Incorporating a vegan or mostly plant-based diet can be difficult for anyone, especially vampires. The task of getting over the social and emotional attachments that many have to food can be daunting when starting a vegan diet and no one understands that more than...
4 Noble Qualities Of Blueberry Juice

4 Noble Qualities Of Blueberry Juice

I had a dream. In this dream I drank a bottle of Noble Juice’s Honeybell Blueberry Juice. As I finished it, I blew up into a giant blueberry, Willy Wonka style. Luckily, I woke up before any Oompa Loompas had to roll me down to the juicing room…but it got me...
5 Common Misconceptions About Green Juice

5 Common Misconceptions About Green Juice

Confession Time: I don’t drink a lot of juice. Have you been in the juice aisle of your local grocery store lately? If not, next time you go, look at the labels. Most juices that you buy at the store are full of added sugar, high fructose corn syrup, and other...