New here? Start here!

Faith

Today I'm super excited to be guest posting over at Everyday Liturgy, a blog which seeks to incorporate faith and spirituality into the nitty gritty of our everyday lives. Here's the beginning of my post: I have never considered myself a cook. I came to the kitchen through cookies and pies, measuring cups and pastry Read More

This Jalapeno Bread is spicy, cheesy, and soft. In a word, perfection. Baking bread is an exercise in faith. It’s mystery and miracle and mess all wrapped in one yeasted loaf. I’m a reluctant bread baker. I come to the process a skeptic. Even as I watch yeast send frothy bubbles to the surface of Read More

incarceration rates of black men

For the most part, I try to avoid statistics. I’m more of a words kind of girl. Words have the power to etch faces into the fabric of my mind. Stories put flesh on the skeletons of a number. But occasionally, a statistic moves me. It sticks.  I can’t shake it. A number. Chasing after Read More

Image courtesy of Mihai Tamasila If anything characterized the first 6 years of my adult life it was change. Movement was a rhythm of sorts, as sure as the changing seasons. Each fall and summer of my college days, I would pack my little Honda Accord so full of stuff I couldn’t see out the Read More

I've been doing all I'm supposed to do to get ready for the holiday season this year. I've been buying gifts, cleaning house, stringing lights, listening to Christmas music. But somehow I've felt disconnected, removed from the glimmer and cheer of the season. Maybe it's because I see so many people struggling just to put Read More

These Pumpkin 7 Layer Bars are ridiculously easy to make and gluten free! I'm going to be honest. It's been a rough week around these parts. The Mr.'s been working crazy long hours at a stressful job. The living room has been "in process" for over a month, which basically just means the furniture is Read More

These Fluffy Orange Cookies are covered in a sticky sweet citrus glaze for a delicate spring dessert. I was a slow convert to the Hunger Games mania. I haven't read Harry Potter or Twilight, which either makes me the lamest or smartest person on the planet depending on your perspective. It's not because I'm a Read More

A very Merry Christmas to you and yours! I pray on this day you will be immersed in the story of a baby boy, born in the humblest of places into a poor family...a baby who was both flesh and blood and the very Son of God. May you be awed. stunned. amazed. by this Read More

© 2015 NeighborFood | Privacy Policy | Designed by Snazzle Media | Development by A LA MODE designs