Category Archives: Food

Nature provides and other words of wisdom…

Years ago I met a cultural anthropologist and “new age” teacher named Angeles Arrien. Small, earthy, and whimsical, Arrien felt familiar to me like a beloved aunt, and I found the combination in her of scholar, Basque heritage, creativity and … Continue reading

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A joyful tongue

“The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.”   –   Molière   ***    A joyful tongue Goat’s cheese fat pillow Heart of first ripe fig Wild honey dripping Lapped with pleasure Treasures of the Season I … Continue reading

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 “I generally avoid temptation unless I can’t resist it.”   –  Mae West “If I can’t have too many truffles, I’ll do without truffles.”   – Sidonie Gabrielle Colette “Too much of a good thing can be wonderful.”   – … Continue reading

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