PICKLES: ONE OF MY FAVORITE FOOD GROUPS

“In a world where news of inhumanity bombards our sensibilities, where grasping for things goes so far beyond our needs, where time is squandered in busyness, it is a pleasure and a privilege to pause for a look at handiwork, to see beauty amidst utility, and to know that craft traditions begun so long ago … More PICKLES: ONE OF MY FAVORITE FOOD GROUPS

Why We Should Listen To Our Bodies (My Thyroid Journey)

”It’s also helpful to realize that this very body that we have, that’s sitting right here right now…with its aches and its pleasures…is exactly what we need to be fully human, fully awake, fully alive.” -Pema Chodron Last week I made a confession on my personal Facebook page. I always try to keep Facebook lighthearted … More Why We Should Listen To Our Bodies (My Thyroid Journey)

Our Story

“I don’t know what rituals my kids will carry into adulthood, whether they’ll grow up attached to homemade pizza on Friday nights, or the scent of peppers roasting over a fire, or what. I do know that flavors work their own ways under the skin, into the heart of longing. Where my kids are concerned … More Our Story

Cilantro & Lime Infused Shrimp Tacos with Crunchy Cabbage

“I remember my childhood names for grasses and secret flowers. I remember where a toad may live and what time the birds awaken in the summer — and what trees and seasons smelled like…” -John Steinbeck, East of Eden While I do not enjoy saying goodbye to summer, I love the feeling of transition that … More Cilantro & Lime Infused Shrimp Tacos with Crunchy Cabbage