A Full Belly and a Happy Heart…Thank you, Mom

Today is Mother’s Day in the US, and as I was driving cross country to see my mom, I was reminiscing about my time with her when I was a kid. And a lot of my favorite funny, heartwarming, togetherness type family memories are in the kitchen. And my mother had a big hand inContinue reading “A Full Belly and a Happy Heart…Thank you, Mom”

Creating a Bridal Suite

It was such a pleasure creating the bridal suite for Jesie, who got married yesterday! Recovering from the festivities today, I thought it might be nice to capture the space in which we all got dressed, did our hair and makeup, and checked to be sure no unwanted bits were poking through dresses before sendingContinue reading “Creating a Bridal Suite”

The Glory of a Good Kitchen

Slowly sipping my coffee in a quiet kitchen as the sun comes up and the rest of the world is still sleeping is on my list of one of the greatest “little” pleasures in life. I had one of those mornings this morning. In appreciation of it, I decided to set out the Pitaya “LaContinue reading “The Glory of a Good Kitchen”