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Beautiful. Gastronomique.

There is something undeniably natural about reaching for a freshly sliced piece of homemade bread, steam still coming off the top…sweet butter melting straight through to the middle.  Your fingers seep into the dough and you take your first bite.  The house smells of bakery as your mouth touches both married bread and butter.  You … Continue reading

A Spoonful of Sugar

Three days after surgery and I’m opening a handful of medical bills…already.  The labs, surgeons, offices, (and perhaps even the building security, who knows) have not wasted any time in calculating the costs to dissect me.  The brows are not furrowing, nor am I tapping my fingers on the table in my nervous manner.  I … Continue reading