Pie Crafts Working in a different medium this week at Pie Camp. And, our graduation picture!
A Visit to Royer’s Round Top Cafe So I’ll cut right to the chase. On my third evening in Austin, Dennis, Yam and I took a field trip to Round Top, TX. We left Austin in Yam’s car during Friday afternoon traffic hour and I seriously wondered if we were going to get to our destination, […]
Cord Wood My morning rhythm has changed. Just two weeks ago, I would get up and mindlessly flip a switch to heat the house before moving on to my coffee ritual. Now, I slip on flip-flops, throw on my black velvet Goodwill robe, the one with an I. Magnin label, my heavy gray work-gloves and shuffle […]
Dearest Friend Dearest Friend- I have not forgotten you…really. I could give you a list of reasons why I have not written recently. I know I am long overdue. Let’s just say that the move was epic and I will think twice before scheduling a relocation during winter. Snow, sleet, hail, ice, rain, sun…we had it […]
Saturday in Salisbury I thought my find it gene had perhaps gone on holiday. The phone I had bought, just two days before I left for France, had gone missing. Now before you go, “Oh, No!”, I’ll tell you that there is a happy and very pie like ending to my story so I hope […]
After 32 years of child-rearing, 27 years of marriage (not all of them to the same man) and a lifetime of caring for pets and plants, tonight I am getting ready for a plane ride to France by myself! Am I excited? You bet I am. This trip has been long in coming. Post college, […]
I was doubly excited to leave for New Orleans last Friday. I was to speak at the International Food Bloggers Conference (IFBC) and it was my first time to NOLA. I got to stay with my dear friend, Poppy Tooker, who in my opinion represents the heart of New Orleanean food culture. More about that […]