Apple Cinnamon Pork Tenderloin in the Crockpot

Apple Cinnamon Pork Tenderloin in the Crockpot | A fall favorite | kristinschell.com

Wanna know a little secret? Sometimes I don't post recipes because I don't have a pretty picture. Pitiful right? I was thinking about how selfish this is of me - keeping yummy recipes stashed in a mental file due to my personal problem with perfection. I'm trying to get over it. Bear with me. It's kind of like not inviting friends over because the house isn't clean. If I were to invite you over, would you come even if you knew you might risk your life tripping over backpacks, sneakers, and last week's lunches? Chances are you'd survive the landmine at the entry hall and we'd shove some … [Read More...]

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Apple Cinnamon Pork Tenderloin in the Crockpot

Apple Cinnamon Pork Tenderloin in the Crockpot | A fall favorite | kristinschell.com

Wanna know a little secret? Sometimes I don’t post recipes because I don’t have a pretty picture. Pitiful right? I was thinking about how selfish this is of me – keeping yummy recipes stashed in a mental file due to my personal problem with perfection. I’m trying to get over it. Bear with me. It’s […]

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Taking Stock: Life in Gerunds

Sunset at Monterey Bay, California | kristinschell.com

I was away from home. Counting sunsets first on the Atlantic coast and then the Pacific. Twelve sleeps in all. . . a very long time for this mama to be away from her people. There are so many good and wonderful things to tell you about the Allume Conference and the Books & Such […]

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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 […]

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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 […]