Of the many transcendent bread experiences I’ve enjoyed in my life, one of my first happened overseas….
We’re lucky to host family fairly often, but since some of them have been visiting for a decade plus, I want to show them old favorites but also mix it up with some new things, too….
There are moments in your life that in retrospect you can clearly delineate as a turning point, with a clear before and after….
I know it’s been a while, but when family’s in town, there’s a lot of living — and eating!- to be done away from the computer….
I’m going to let you in on a little secret.
Yesterday I made something in my kitchen and then I did something I wish I’d done years ago.
I took that item and traded it for a three year old this weekend….
This past week started off a little wonky….
When you end up making five pounds of Grilled Sriracha Chicken Wings for the Super Bowl, sometimes you have some extra ingredients on hand….
Take days on end of frigid, icy rain. Add in one tumultuous week of political news. Mix in liberal amounts of stress from finals weeks for the kids. Lastly, add one dog who’s limping around and a husband on big-time deadlines.
What does this add up to?…
I think it’s telling what people do when they’re nervous or anxious.…
Friends and regular readers know that this past week was not one I’ve been looking forward to — and was in fact awaiting with nothing less than dread….