Rice Krispie Treats And Family Memories

“What keeps me motivated is not the food itself but all the bonds and memories the food represents.-Michael Chiarello “In the childhood memories of every good cook, there’s a large kitchen, a warm stove, a simmering pot, and a mom.” -Barbara Costikyan The recipe I am going to share with you isn’t grand or magnificent and it probably won’t be served at some […]

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Do You Have A Time Out Space?

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.” –Sylvia Plath “The mountains are calling and I must go.” –John Muir “I like this place and could willingly waste my time in it.” –William Shakespeare “Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.” –Ralph Waldo […]

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December 26 – Christmas Joy 2018

“Christmas doesn’t come from a store, maybe Christmas perhaps means a little bit more.” -Dr. Seuss, How the Grinch Stole Christmas “What kind of Christmas present would Jesus ask Santa for?” -Salman Rushdie, Fury “I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” -Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol Santa’s Village This year we got to go to […]

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December 13 – Joy to the World

The Paradoxical Commandments People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable. Be […]

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