Summer Eating

This summer I focused on making healthy, colorful salads as a way to make sure I maintain my health during the stress of everything. I also spent extra time on creative combinations, challenging myself to make something different almost every day. My joy in creating beautifully plated meals has added to the fun of thisContinue reading “Summer Eating”

Celebrating Dad’s Birthday

My father has been gone 5 years. He died less than 2 weeks after his birthday so the time between the two dates has become a time where I think of him often. The first year, my sister and I went to my favorite hot dog stand from childhood and ate Chicago dogs with friesContinue reading “Celebrating Dad’s Birthday”

Chanukah Lights

The menorah on the first night. Yummy latkes to represent the oil which lasted for eight nights. On the fifth night, we celebrate that there is more light than darkness. The seventh night, shining brightly. The beauty of all the candles glowing on the eighth night of Chanukah. Magical image as the candles burn downContinue reading “Chanukah Lights”