Past Perfect

Sometimes the jump is one foot too far to risk the leap, a self-imposed mantra that I have tried hard to avoid most of my life.  This morning I awoke with that heart pounding headache thumping feeling that you know means one of two things: you drank too much the night before or two, you were awoken suddenly amidst a dream, the kind…

A perfect Meal

Does the Chef make the Restaurant, or does the Restaurant make the Chef?  Some might equate this to the age old adage of the chicken and the egg…who comes first and eventually, what makes the chicken cross the road? Jim and I don’t get out too much.  Two things: having a 14 month old is prohibitive…

A New Year

The close of the year means something different for everyone.  For some, it is simply a champagne and caviar celebration of what is to come.  For others, it is a quiet dinner at home with the hope of staying up to see a very expensive ball drop from a very expensive stick in the middle…