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A Note of Thanks for the coming New Year

December 6, 2016 // 4 Comments

As 2016 winds down to a close and 2017 nudges its way into the room, it causes many of us to reflect on the past year. We jot down our resolutions and loudly declare we are going to make changes for the better as January inches closer. Each new year brings its own [...]

Every Day is a Beer Dinner Day by Ginger Johnson

March 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

  About 14 years ago I met Larry. It’d be unremarkable except Larry is now My Fine Husband. At the time I met him, I knew very little about beer. What makes the story is that we met at a brew masters dinner, where Larry co-hosted with his colleague, Chris, an [...]

Food Blogger Conference in my Backyard…

September 10, 2013 // 3 Comments

I loved to watch the Lion fish and sea horses swim around in the tanks for as long as I could until being shooed out of the dining room…. My mom worked as a pantry cook at The Wharf Restaurant and I was always up for riding into “the big city” with dad to [...]

A Place in the Sky

April 16, 2013 // 0 Comments

Note: No ingestion of mushrooms or peyote took place during the writing of this article. Some time ago I was talking with someone close to me and the conversation descended into a very dreamlike landscape. The concrete lines of reality and fantasy blurred and became soft. [...]

The Sunshine Booster Smoothie

April 11, 2013 // 2 Comments

I saw this recipe on the well and good site and thought, “my readers must see this!”  The trifecta of inflammation-fighters in the Sunshine Booster Smoothie include pineapple, turmeric, and ginger. Come April, we’ve never craved sunshine so much. And [...]