[Quiet Thoughts] Sharing is Caring

Photo: Wednesday afternoon. Two little boys making pies in the kitchen.   I really have to elaborate on this photo above. Motherhood is lovely and childhood is magic, but I’ll be real with you: when the boys asked to make pies with me, I really dreaded it. The kitchen is, essentially, my last space. It…

Return to the Table

  It’s the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and everyone is doing something. There are houses to clean and beds to be made, or there is a car to pack up and gas tanks to fill. You might be on the road (or in the air) right now as you read this, or your rolls might be…

The Story Holiday

Photo: Soon, so soon! In about 28 hours, this little beauty will go in the oven and then I’ll walk away. 🙂 If you are ever in the market for duck, you should check out H-Mart if there is one close to you. Perhaps it’s the writer in me, but I harbor romantic notions of…

And We Shall Feast

Photo: I pray I get a better camera for Christmas. My cell phone camera just can’t handle the awesomeness here. That, my dear friends, is my first Lemon Meringue Pie! And there is a twin Pumpkin Pie that will be consumed alongside it later today! It is the morning of Thanksgiving Day. My menu is…