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eggs and olives

We’ve started a new menu at work, and by new I mean we just added a bunch of new stuff. Shrimp pizza, a portabella reuben sandwich. But the best off all is a tapenade that goes on top of cheesebread. Last week … Continue reading

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tofu and sunflowers

  Hello giant sunflower. And I do mean giant, at 10 feet tall. They sure are cheerful. Amazingly, they seem to be thriving despite this heat. Every day it is like waking up in a steam bath. Or an oven. … Continue reading

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guest column

This guest column was in the Northwest Arkansas Times this morning. Thought I’d share   The initial moments after tragedy strikes are filled with confusion, anger, and questions. Last Friday I had been planning to go see The Dark Knight Rises with friends. … Continue reading

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what to read and watch

just finished this book… A fascinating book about getting kids to eat a wide variety of foods that are healthy and not having them snack constantly. One of the reasons it is so interesting is because in a lot of … Continue reading

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thread bundles

Someone asked me recently what I wrote on a daily basis…yikes, obviously not this blog. With the recent uncovering of an old notebook of in-progress poetry and short pieces of non-fiction, I’ve been working on some of those a little … Continue reading

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Top runs.

Today I had one of the best runs ever. I’d say top 10, for sure. Have I ever made a concrete list of the actual top 10? No. But I am absolutely sure this would be on it. Not only … Continue reading

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beach days

Today, I think I realized how much I have missed the beach. The ocean. The salty air and breeze. Tbe Spanish moss trees. Seashells. Fresh fish. Maybe not the mugginess. I’m not quite as dark (ok, not nearly dark enough) as … Continue reading

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