Monthly Archives: May 2014

Where the Sun Meets the Stove (June 1 – June 7, 2014)

Hearing the distinctive synchronicity of ocean waves, feeling the reflected energy from the sun and breathing the salty freshness of warm air brings us joy. Those aesthetic summer landscapes heal urban strife. The seabirds flock to the shore just as … Continue reading

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Figs are the Holy Grail of Fruits (May 25 – May 31)

Figs, for thousands of years, been associated with the good life. These exquisite fruits were revered during the Roman Empire and treasured amongst kings and queens. The simplicity of transportation allows us to indulge in these great finds frequently. What … Continue reading

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Spin Up Some Fun with Pinwheels (May 18 – May 24)

My grandmother loved to put pinwheels in her garden. The colorful spinning spectrum brightens any moment with frivolity. This fun can be created in the kitchen, too. Pinwheels sandwiches are created by pressing a bread slice between 2 pieces of … Continue reading

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Small Presentations Make Mom Feel Special (May 11 – May 17)

The month of May energizes us to remember Mom. Certainly, colorful flowers are traditional and predictable; however, a thoughtfully planned meal will have her remember your kindness year after year. Timbales are small interesting mold shapes that can be filled … Continue reading

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Gather for Cinco De Mayo! (May 4 – May 10)

The Cinco De Mayo celebration is most festive and colorful. Music, dancing and flavorful food makes the camaraderie more special. I recommend cooking a friatta to enjoy during Cinco De Mayo Day. It is so easy to prepare. Boil 1 … Continue reading

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