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Sprung

And just like that, Spring time has returned, and along with it, sunshine and longer days and lots of pretty flowers. Spring time brings the best flowers – gorgeous ranunculus and cute little poppies, all joyously welcoming the spring. And … Continue reading

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Avocado Toast

I am clinging on to the last remnants of summer – California-grown Hass avocados. We are at the tail end of the Hass season (and being unapologetically California, I won’t eat Mexico or other imported varieties), and avocado toast is … Continue reading

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Sunday Funday

Today, Jo and I spent a fun Sunday picking flowers at B-Side Farm, and then arranging them with tips from owner Lennie Larkin. B-Side Farm is located on a third-acre parcel in Sebastapol, about an hour and a half north … Continue reading

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Me Day

“How much better is silence; the coffee cup, the table. How much better to sit by myself like the solitary sea-bird that opens its wings on the stake. Let me sit here for ever with bare things, this coffee cup, … Continue reading

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Holidays

For Christians, the holiday season (and specifically Advent) is a time of renewal. A time to clean some of the skeletons out of the closet and prepare the way for Christmas. I think we all have things we aren’t proud … Continue reading

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Personality and Weddings

We finally received our wedding photos, and they just bring me right back to a (nearly) perfect day. I say nearly perfect because I wish I had more time on that day to individually sit down and catch up with … Continue reading

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Blank Spaces

Got a long list of ex-lovers They’ll tell you I’m insane But I got a blank space baby And I’ll write your name (Blank Spaces) Pumpkin Crème brûlée Source: Williams-Sonoma Ingredients 1 1/2 c heavy cream (or half-and-half, though it’s … Continue reading

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