October, 2015


In the Bag

By On October 29, 2015

A couple of weeks ago, I spent the morning with my good friend, Ellen. She invited me to join her in attending a master class at Berklee College of Music in… Read More


Tuscan White Bean and Kale Soup

By On October 20, 2015

This past week with maybe one exception, Mother Nature has made it clear that the cold weather has arrived and it is time to break out the gear to stay warm outdoors.… Read More


Homemade Vanilla Extract

By On October 15, 2015

I remember when I was in elementary school, one of my teacher’s told my mother that I was a “clock-watcher”.  He wasn’t wrong and I admit that to this day, I still… Read More

Outside the Kitchen

Copper Kettle Bakery

By On October 8, 2015

About a month ago, I logged into my Word Press to find a comment on a post from last Spring. I did not know the person who commented, yet she told me… Read More


Chicken Paprikash

By On October 1, 2015

Have you ever been struck by lightning?  I have.  Twice.  Of course, I am writing metaphorically here. I have been struck by events that altered my life in the blink of an… Read More