trading mountains for hills

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The back story-part 2

Coming to the decision to leave my work at a food bank in 2013 was excruciating.  It didn't really make sense at first-I had worked there for 7 years, I was a director, I had just been given a raise.... Continue Reading →

The back story-part 1

I asked my hubby to make this blog for me-because often, I'm thinking about things I want to share, tell, observe.  Of course, as soon as he did it, I sort of freaked out a little inside.  Suddenly telling myself... Continue Reading →

in my house…

I want this first post about food to be perfect.  I want you to hear my genuine deep connection to the foods that I grew up with, the foods that come together with amazing conversation.  I love the foods that... Continue Reading →

pour over

I've been sipping coffee for over 20 years.  I grew up more on the tea side of the counter, but always watched in amazement as my Memere (my Grandmother) drank her coffee scalding hot, and black.  I equated coffee with... Continue Reading →


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