November 13, 2019

It’s been an extremely long and difficult week for my family. Change the most constant thing of all in life has wreaked havoc on everything and we must rise above new challenges as extreme change has come for everyone. Individual wants and needs are superseded by what...

October 8, 2019

Are you an Anthony Bourdain, Thomas Keller, Julia Child or Paul Bocuse fan? (I am all of the above!) 

Open call for up to thirty writers, or book bloggers of any genre and stage in their career to contribute to a cookbook, ‘Writers of Twitter Holiday Recipes’ featuring:...

October 3, 2019

This time of year floods me with memories. Uncle John’s Cider Mill is an apple orchard in Michigan where you picked a bushel and took it inside a massive red barn and they cold-pressed your cider on an ancient apple press and bottled it for you to take home. As a kid t...

September 27, 2019

It’s that time of year again, the tang of apple cider tastes like home on my lips, long walks in the woods energize and chilly nights become an adventure when a throw blanket comes outside with me on the porch at night.

I grew up on a farm in the Midwest where harvest a...

September 19, 2019

When I was a child, I dreamed of traveling the world.

I grew up about seven miles outside of a small town in the Midwest. It was common to get stuck behind farmers driving tractors, hay balers and combines on the way home from the grocery store.

In retrospect, it was a...

September 10, 2019

"Not just beautiful, though—the stars are like the trees in the forest, alive and breathing. And they’re watching me.” –Haruki Murakami

The past week has been scary, stressful and exhausting, but Coastal Georgia made it past Dorian. My heart goes out to my friends in th...