Our New Book: 10,080 Minutes

10,080 Minutes


These last two years of transition, our move from Big Red Kitchen, the place, to Manderley Cottage have somewhat silenced me.  I journeyed these last two years in a state of wonder. Did we actually … read more

simple: 3- ingredient mini lemon ginger icebox cakes for two


Happy 4th Anniversary Mason Jar Meals!  Four years ago I posted THIS photo on my Facebook page, on July 26, 2011 to be exact and look how Mason Jar Meals are everywhere now.   Neato!  I … read more

simple: lazy lemon pepper chicken


Sometimes I wonder if this whole living simpler and more relaxed has made me lazier? Simpler means taking a few shortcuts and relaxed is doing it with a cocktail in hand while humming Good Morning read more

simple: big sandwiches


She had a craggy voice. Well into her nineties, and after a few strokes great-grandma Klaus’ voice was hard on very young ears.  I remember her slouched in a wheelchair with a head full of … read more

generous: you can do it


It was the song “Pomp and Circumstance” at his high school graduation that brought me back to a sudden remembrance of a little baby crawling towards his momma. A flood of emotion, and a pop … read more

  • 10,080 Minutes - BRK Book The story of our dramatic lifestyle makeover and journey for living what matters.

    10,080 Minutes - Daniel and Robin Joss