Want to Be More Creative? Move the Body, Not the Mouth.

Right before Christmas, when the snow was the best it has been all winter, I went cross country skiing to the soundtrack of pushing powder and panting breath of myself and two dogs. During the first half mile of this outing, there was a moment when I was frustrated that I wasn’t using this time… Read More

How to Bake a Cake and (almost) Kill a Dog with One Recipe

I love to be in the kitchen.  I love giving food as gifts.  It was ingrained in my psyche long ago that making and sharing food from the heart will fill more than the recipients’ bellies. So, with the mindset, I offered to bake a birthday cake for a dear friend.  His request: German chocolate.… Read More