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Love foody style

The empty chair at our kitchen table for four screams at me now as I set places for a weekend meal.  My eldest son has officially settled nearly eight hours south in a dorm room with a mini-fridge and Keurig.  The percolator perks.  The bacon snaps in grease.  The Italian tomato sauce he helped make… Continue reading Love foody style

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Remembering kindness

Image Source: Everett Collection “Knowing that we can be loved exactly as we are gives us all the best opportunity for growing into the healthiest of people.” – Fred Rogers When my newly minted eighteen-year-old son suggested we go see the Mister Rogers documentary “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” I was startled.  While I had watched… Continue reading Remembering kindness

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The human

I saw him out the corner of my eye as I swiped my credit card payment for my parking spot.  He was large and lumbering and for an instant I had to decide whether to move away or stay planted for the con. After four long years of consulting work, I was back to regularly… Continue reading The human