25 Days of Chocolate

25 Days of Chocolate Last year, I celebrated the month of December with Vosges Chocolate's Advent Calendar. At the time, my daughter was just over 3 months old and I was [more]

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Awkward Conversations about Homemaking

Awkward Conversations about Homemaking I hold a cherry chocolate pie in my hands and nervously make small talk with a woman at a neighborhood block party. I am reminded of how much time I [more]

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A Place to Start

A Place to Start I hold old photographs of my Great Grandmothers and Grandmothers and reflect on our shared culinary heritage. Did Great Grandmother Veta Melnotte [more]

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