In a troubled world I am here to welcome all. It’s a space that is here to foster hope, love, caring, sharing and seeing the innate beauty that shapes each of us, both inside and out. This is a safe space that has no room for negativity and rudeness. I welcome you all with open arms and love…. stay awhile… look around… I hope you leave with love wrapped around you and the knowledge of what an amazing person you are!

Our Life with Eczema

Our Life with Eczema

Little Mr. AKA 2 came into the world in 2007, weighing a whopping 9lbs. He was my biggest baby by nearly 1lb. The cutest, chubbiest cheeks ever! I was immediately smitten. The nurses were ecstatic when I told them that I was going to have him in the nursery that...

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Almond Rice Bread

Almond Rice Bread

Gluten-Free bread has been an interesting road to travel, and probably the biggest adjustment for any persons to make when going Gluten-Free. I'm sorry, but there are some AWFUL breads out there. Like seriously.... A-W-F-U-L! And I have tried my share. With that being...

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Zucchini Patties

Zucchini Patties

I grew up in a family that was partially vegetarian, the other part of us had meat sometimes. So vegetarian dishes were huge! Especially when the family is big.... and especially when you have brothers that will eat you out of house and home! I started cooking when I...

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Gluten-Free Cornbread

Gluten-Free Cornbread

One of the foods that "T", my youngest, missed the most was cornbread. That child would eat cornbread and pasta as the day is long. So when we found out that we had to go gluten free he was a VERY sad little boy. So it was my mission to find a great recipe! And boy...

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Welcome to AKA Wife

Welcome to AKA Wife

I love food. Yes, that's me. Always have, and probably always will! I love to cook, bake, create and enjoy. I love feeding people. Food feeds the soul. I love to feed people because I am then feeding their soul. It is one way I care. I am giving a part of myself when...

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Little about me....

Welcome to my little space in this world. I am a Lyme Disease Warrior, mother of 4, wife to a wonderful man, and happily living in the Pacific Northwest! I try my best to share things that help others… from baking tips, dealing with kiddos, personal struggles, and the hard things that life can throw at us. I am here to try and make a positive impact on this world, by sharing openly what I deal with. Life is never easy, but together we can make it….
– Natasha

Unless someone like you....

…cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.
– Dr. Seuss, The Lorax