When I embarked on this calico beans recipe, it was much more of a journey than I would have ever guessed. It all started with a Le Creuset Bean Pot my husband found and bought for me. Then I set about perfecting a recipe for cooking calico beans, actually any kind of dried beans. All I can […]
If you’re a fan of a buttery Chardonnay, you will love this Matchbook Winery Arsonist Chardonnay that I’d tasted while at the winery. It was an ordinary day made special by a meet up with a blogger friend, Donna Janke along with her husband. My husband and I met them in Winters, California a favorite haunt of […]
Finding our way through life involves an equal share of joy and woe. The stories we often tell each other throughout the journey help us make sense of it all. The childhood memories collected here act as self-discovery guideposts for the author and reader alike. The deceptively simple lessons shed light on the power stories have to shape and connect us.
Have you ever wondered what “Being In The Moment” really means? I’m sure we all have a belief or thought as to what that is. I view it like this. You just know when you’re there, in the moment. Nothing else seems to matter, time seems to slow, there is a pure sensation of peace and there is a sharp clarity of all our senses.