• Living
  • Birthday List

    Birthday Card

    In celebration of my birthday month, I was going to come up with a cake to share, but then I remembered someone else will whip one up. Instead, I am sharing a list of things I adore. Of course I treasure my favorite people, intellectual exchange, true kindness…this is not that list. These are some […]

  • Food
  • Summer Bruschetta

    Summer Bruschetta

    As we head into summer, everything takes sweeter and brighter. Now is the perfect time for bruschetta, simply dressed toasts that highlight the chopped produce piled on top. Classic bruschetta features chopped tomatoes, garlic, and basil, but I take it one step further by adding strawberries into the mix. Marinated with the rest of the […]

  • Food
  • Vegetarian Corn Chowder

    Vegetarian Corn Chowder

    With many corn chowders relying on bacon or chicken stock for extra flavor, they don’t meet the needs of vegetarians or anyone who is eating mostly plant-based meals. Since I always prioritize flavor, rest assured that this version is just as satisfying. For a decadent finishing touch, I top it with crispy fried basil. A […]