Charcuterie

Mother’s Day Charcuterie

It’s very true that the beginning of spring can be brutal. Rain. Pollen. More rain. (Very frustrating.) But the rain and pollen do dissipate eventually. We are then left with long days and the perfect temperatures.    Mother’s Day fittingly kicks off patio and BBQ weather.    Why not combine the best parts of the…

Perfect

The Myth of Perfect

Not all unhealthy mother-child relationships stem from drugs, divorce, abuse or abandonment. Sometimes it’s a parent who, although present, doesn’t want to act like one.     “I view very strongly that I was not put here to be my child’s friend,” says Alicia Gammon, who is both a biological and foster mother. “I can’t…

Sublimity

Sublimity

Our lives are often made up of intensity and the rush of making our way through plans while at the same time planning for the next thing. We all want to let up on the gas pedal and breathe in, quiet our minds and simply be still. But it’s difficult, isn’t it? But when those…