Food for Thought

Since I last updated, I have 1) eaten my weight in soup, 2) recovered from bronchitis, 3) investigated the (unlikely) possibility of obtaining Italian citizenship, 4) worked both on a Sunday and my first 10-hour legal day (exhaustion!), and 5) voted in a dismal midterm election. Clearly, it's been a bit of a mixed bag around here. But fortunately these things,…

Falling for Fennel

"I never change, I simply become more myself." - Joyce Carol OatesI have a small confession to make; from that one simple cocktail of Campari and Fennel, a new love affair has come into my life: I am in love with fennel. And when I say "in love," I mean head over heels, wildly crazy…