Travelogue: What’s Right About America

  It’s there within reach…     Today, autumn was in full swing at the annual Green Acres Nursery and Supply Fall Festival in the wonderful city of Folsom, CA. What makes me especially happy and proud for my town is that this particular location was once a Circuit City, a national retailer who closed […]

Not A One Says Fall

    This was my first cookbook. I couldn’t have been more than 8 or 9 years old, and I don’t remember if it was mine or shared between me and my sister and brother. What I do remember is my infatuation with the book’s recipe for Peanuts’ Peanut Brittle and my determination to make […]

Vine To Table: A Sunday Supper Pictorial

  Lasagna Salsiccia con Pesto            

Lemon Chocolate Cake

  The Truth Of The Spoken Word   I love a good challenge. So when my dear friend Keri Tombazian made this comment on a cupcake photo I posted on Facebook, I was immediately intrigued:     What grabs me about this challenge is that these two flavors would not be my initial choices to […]