Summer Squash Frittata

Summer Squash Frittata | easy recipe | kristinschell.com

My friend Lulu is one of the best cooks this side of, well, heaven. She's got a knack for all things food related and can turn simple ingredients into masterpieces. More than the food she serves, though, her kitchen embodies the meaning of home. We've spent countless hours, with Littles spanning all ages, at barstools pulled up to her center island sipping hot chocolate, testing out-of-this-world recipes, decorating gingerbread houses, sampling the latest Blue Bell flavors, filling in the lines on pages torn from stacks of coloring books, and basically just hanging out doing life … [Read More...]

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The Cafe

Summer Squash Frittata

Summer Squash Frittata | easy recipe | kristinschell.com

My friend Lulu is one of the best cooks this side of, well, heaven. She’s got a knack for all things food related and can turn simple ingredients into masterpieces. More than the food she serves, though, her kitchen embodies the meaning of home. We’ve spent countless hours, with Littles spanning all ages, at barstools […]

The Mission

Atlas Girl Blog Tour: Taking The Long Road Home

The Turquoise Table | kristinschell.com

We shall not cease from exploration 
And the end of all our exploring 
 Will be to arrive where we started 
 And know the place for the first time. 
 ~ T. S. Eliot Every weekday around three-o’clock, if I’m on time, my four children climb into the mini-van, tired and a bit grumpy […]

On the Fly

HomeAway Travel Guide for the Top 5 Farmers Markets

Travel Guide for the Top 5 Farmers Markets in the US | HomeAway Community by Kristin Schell

Wherever our travels take us, the first place I seek is the local Farmers Market.  There’s no better place to find the heartbeat of a community than in its markets. For my monthly column at the HomeAway Vacation Rental Living blog, I wrote a travel guide of my favorite 5 farmers markets. Deciding which markets […]

Weaving Words

31 Days: A Meal with Jesus

Winding Stair Restaurant, Dublin | 31 Days of Outrageous Hospitality with Kristin Schell | A Meal with Jesus

On the banks of the River Liffey sits the oldest independent bookshop in Dublin. The Winding Stair greets strangers, foreigners toting passports from here and there, with welcome and wonder. Small and peculiar, the landmark—named after the Yeats poem— offers an eclectic collection of new and second-hand books to a clientele as diverse as its […]