Welcome to Julia’s Genuine Life, I am so glad you made it here! While I can’t offer you a hot or cold beverage as I would if you were a guest in my home, I can offer you everyday inspiration + lots of posts about food.

One could say that I like to skip the small talk, and dive right into the deep stuff. Topics that are often on my mind: living life with kindness + gratitude, baking, handmade pasta making, wedding planning tips, weekend travel, self-care, personal growth + self-reflection, cooking, style, home decor, organization, random life hacks, relationships.

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Learned Life Lessons While Baking Scones

Can I tell you a secret? My internal dialogue is constantly saying “girl, come on, you’re just making scones. You do NOT need to be in the throes of an existential reflection right now.” But here we are, yet again. As with many things in my life, the process of making these scones provoked a […]

Homemade Pizza Fridays: The Recipe and Story

[Psst. I promised one of my students a shout out when I finally went to write the pizza post. It is well overdue — but this one is for you Zaha! Happy pizza making. 🙂 ] Let me tell you a little story that started this tradition of homemade pizza Fridays. Joey and I moved […]