friday night lights

friday night lights

  Our sleepy, coastal Southern California town was a little more than a stone’s throw from the border and spitting distance from Charger stadium. Our professional team was an object of derision for most of my formative years, but nobody really cared. They were our Chargers and our Chicken and we thought they were just… Continue Reading

“more meatless meals matter”

“more meatless meals matter”

  If you were with me at the Lancaster Veg Fest you heard me say this more than once. Whether you are hardcore vegan or just v-curious, we all could use some new and exciting ways to cook vegetables and whole grains and new ways to infuse flavors into the dishes. The recipes below were… Continue Reading

June I’m Home!

June I’m Home!

First an apology, I grossly underestimated the demands of June. A veg fest, a bar mitzvah, a graduation, a graduation party, a surprise birthday party, a concert, a gala…you get the idea. I had thought I would have no problem juggling everything and doing it all perfectly and on time. Turns out that I am… Continue Reading

lessons motherhood has taught me

lessons motherhood has taught me

Femme and Fortune posted this article this week. You can find it here. I thought I would post the original version with all the photos as well xogh Lessons from a Single, Working Mom   Lessons motherhood has taught me, by a single working mother When I was a little girl I was raised by… Continue Reading

motherless too

motherless too

I have heard my mother’s voice inside my head whispering “you are not enough, you will never be enough,” for half a century. Sometimes it was in the middle of the night after tossing and turning for countless hours, and sometimes it was after someone wrote a bad review or nasty internet comment. But it… Continue Reading

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