storms pass

After what seemed like an eternity of gloom, the sun returned today and I was glad. I needed those gray days more than I can tell you in this space, but was also feeling ready for a bit of sunlight to break through. Let the rain fall when it comes. Live there, dwell in wicked…

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peach basil salsa

Not going to lie, I’m a lazy cook. I do eat mostly organic but I’m totally okay with short cuts. I use canned fruit, instant rice, pre-cut veggies… and usually throw everything into one bowl for less dish washing…whatever works. The other night I cooked mild italian chicken sausage with kale (from Publix), some brown…

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the rules of magic

Finished reading The Rules of Magic! No spoilers! I love the way Alice Hoffman writes. She weaves a story with many layers and writes with such empathy and a deep understanding of love, grief, redemption. I love that she always describes the texture of a scene, I almost require that in every book I read…

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