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January 2008

baking

Getting Back to It

[Chocolate cake with chocolate buttercream, October 2007.] This week: rain, re-reading “The Omnivore’s Dilemma,” going to bed too late, listening to (old) Joni Mitchell, forgetting my keys, contemplating core strength training, coming up with lots of project ideas, starting on some articles due soon,…

10 January 2008
california gluten-free soup vegan vegetarian

Welcoming the New

[Sunset, Tomales Bay, December 2007.] New Year’s Eve, late afternoon, taking the long drive through the fields to Inverness, the sun hung low and sweet on the horizon. Clouds streamed across the sky in a sheet of feathery white that couldn’t be captured by…

4 January 2008
baking holidays travels

For A Sweet New Year

The holidays for most of us equal family time — and this year was no exception. Now that I live near my parents I’m able to see them more often, and I love that the trip home has now been whittled down to about…

3 January 2008