My Healing Nest

 “There’s nothing I like better than going to my apartment, closing the door, cooking my little dinner for one and just tuning out.  It’s a nest where I go to heal.” ~ Tim Gunn   So much has already changed for me this year…a new house, new views, new business projects. My life is so Read more about My Healing Nest[…]

Curating Your Life

“The truth is, it’s okay to curate your life…We make choices every day that limits our exposure to things (or people) that are frustrating, confusing or unpleasant…” ~ Matt Gemmell Curating Your Life I hear myself saying how busy I am, if not to others to myself…a lot.  It stresses me out. I add the caveat, “it’s all Read more about Curating Your Life[…]

Finding Simplicity in Chicken Stock

“Indeed stock is everything in cooking. Without it nothing can be done.”  ~ Escoffier Simmering Sunday Chicken Stock For the past few weeks I wake up on Sunday morning smelling chicken stock bubbling away in the crockpot. I always made my own stock for soups, but three years ago I began making chicken stock almost weekly because Read more about Finding Simplicity in Chicken Stock[…]

Reflecting Back to Look Forward

“There are those who hate to see their birthday arrive. Ah, but not I. For each year is a gift, each day is a gift. I am thankful and am grateful for this day of my birth. I find motivation within to live this year so let it begin!.”  ~ Theodore W. Higginsworth Happy Birthday Maisy! Read more about Reflecting Back to Look Forward[…]