Beyond the Kitchen

Let It Be Sunday!

It feels like surreal times.  On more that one occasion I’ve been sitting alone, lost in thoughts that range from essential survival to entirely trivial, and had to squeeze my eyes shut and shake my head, letting some of the…

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Beyond the Kitchen

Let It Be Sunday!

Just a girl from California in the Deep South during the first real freeze of the Winter.  Some of my plants froze to plant popsicles and my heater is broken and I’ve layered every blanket my mom has knitted since…

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Beyond the Kitchen

Let It Be 2017!

We’re supposed to have clinked our champagne glasses, and dusted the dirt or flour off our hands as 2016 has come to an end.  These firm endings and stark beginnings always feel like a lurch to me (and Mariah Carey…

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