Thanks. Giving.

Roasted Turkey. Stuffing. Mashed Potatoes and Gravy. Green Bean Casserole. Cranberries. Do these all sound familiar to you? Thanksgiving – a day steeped in history and tradition. The history has been modified, glamorized, and even forgotten over the past 4 centuries, however much of the tradition has remained, as many families and friends gather together… Read More

Recipe for Life…

  I met up with an old friend/boss of mine last week and as we talked about what I have been up to in my life,  he said “it’s not about balance… it is about blending”.  Not balance but blending… hmm…, I think he has something there… Recipes are made up of blending ingredients together,… Read More

Thanksgiving: Yesterday and Today…

Thanksgiving Yesterday For those of us who grew up in the United States,  we were all taught about the origin of Thanksgiving, where settlers and Native Americans came together to have a feast… a feast to celebrate the harvest before winter set in.  We have seen pictures depicting Thanksgiving with a Horn of Plenty (or cornucopia… Read More