At work, we had a cookie exchange! I signed up to bring some, and while it was risky, I decided to try a new recipe for the holiday fun. Since there are others at work with food allergies and I have issues with dairy, I made a vegan and gluten-free peanut butter cookie. It was [...]
Why bike riding is the best
With the warm weather we've been having lately in the Chicago area, I recently got out for my first bike ride of the year. It brought me so much joy and happiness. Sheer bliss. The sun was shining, the air was warm and it was just wonderful. My bike might need a little work, and [...]
Cutest of the week: Kittens and Puppies have a merry Christmas
Happy Holidays from Life's a Cup of Tea! Watch these kittens and puppies get in the Christmas spirit, running around and playing, then meeting Santa. There's too much adorableness packed into this video.
Say it ain’t snow: I’ve had enough
When I was younger, snow was a novelty. I used to get excited for snow days, doing a "snow dance" of sorts and anxiously awaiting the call that school would be closed. I loved playing in the snow with friends, making snowmen, animals and forts, and having snow ball fights. It used to be fun. [...]