Tuesday September 3, 2013
We’re celebrating Rosh Hashanah, September 4 – 6!
Tuesday August 27, 2013
During a recent family birthday party, my brother-in-law's aunt, an empty nester who travels extensively for work, mentioned that she makes plans for her down time.
Tuesday August 20, 2013
Why, oh why did I decide to cut down on coffee right before the school year madness? Where will I be without a morning commuter fix of Sumatra cafe au lait, followed by a mid-morning iced hazelnut latte and post-lunch Turkish coffee?
Tuesday August 13, 2013
If Mom & Dad are lucky, the prep work for the first day of school will be a breeze: no ill-fitting clothes, lunches will practically make themselves, and there will be no first-day jitters or tears from the kiddos -- or from the parents either, for that matter.
Tuesday August 6, 2013
Kitchen nostalgia is a powerful thing. Some of our earliest cooking memories consist of glass Ball jars on the counter, awaiting an array of harvested fare: figs to make preserves, yellow squash with onions, chile peppers to be added to vinegar, and of course, the ubiquitous summer tomato -- the unofficial fruit of the South.