Category Archives: Quickbreads

Tune In

When themes recur in conversations and daily life, I find that it is the universe’s way of telling one to listen. Shouting for you to hush up and tune in. A teacher of mine recently said “Have Compassion for yourself and Joy for others”. When I registered these words, I knew it wasn’t just a […]

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Very Grateful

Keystone Light cans are randomly strewn across my lawn, with an occasional RedBull tossed in for flare. Several are gathered around a smashed solar light, discussing the crime and getting their stories straight. Others have been crunched by a massive hand and tossed under the shade of an apple tree. There’s one by the road…the […]

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Pucker Up

“I might want two or three kids someday. But definitely not just one. No way. Only children are strange,” my co-worker said to me yesterday while we were waiting for our customers to wake up. I softly cleared my throat and asked “are you referring to me?” “Umm,” he replied. “Well, kinda. All the only […]

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Don’t Flip When It Doesn’t Flip

I used to have nightmares about parfaits…. seriously. Mass producing these layered goodies daily at a bakery can really get to a person. Mounding chunks of semi-frozen pound cake into plastic cups, hurriedly sprinkling on the berries, squirting on the whipped cream, and slamming a plastic lid on top to squish all the contents into […]

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