Bread: An Historical Romance

Bread: An Historical Romance

“A jug of wine, a loaf of bread and thou beside me singing in the wilderness…” Believe it or not, my dad used to make me memorize all sorts of poetry when I was a little girl. But it really wasn’t the poetry of adolescence, not even the poetry with which most...
Mother Love and Kitchen Wisdom

Mother Love and Kitchen Wisdom

My friend Teresa Kennedy makes the best fish soup I have ever tasted, hands down. It is the dish always requested when our group of friends (That would be the Mermaids, BTW.) gets together for food, fun and frolic. Her fish soup is rich, balanced and comforting, not...
Falling Into Wellness Naturally

Falling Into Wellness Naturally

We all get a little down in the dumps sometimes. And in today’s fast-paced, instant-fix world, we might be overlooking some simple solutions and healthy healing strategies. If you are like me, the dwindling days of fall can weigh particularly heavy on your soul,...