We have a large extended family on my side, so several years ago, we adopted the tradition of drawing names and buying for one person each for Christmas, rather than buying gifts for every person in the family (though, my two daughters are the only little ones in the family and, in the past, have…continue reading
On a cold autumn night, a hot bowl of pasta can be just the thing to warm the body and comfort the soul. With caramelized onion, golden, toasted pine nuts and golden raisins, this pasta dish is a delightful combination of sweet and savory. My five-year-old is a rather picky eater (something I never thought I would…continue reading
I first learned of this recipe through Jenny Rosenstrach's website, Dinner: A Love Story. I heard her talk about it in a podcast interview and then noticed that she had posted two variations of it on her website, so I figured it must be a genuine favorite. Since making it for the first time, it…continue reading
These zippers, because they're for a new project and I was so happy that they were the color that I imagined when I ordered them online.
This moment of golden light, a fleeting quiet in a busy day.
This refinished, antique…continue reading