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Almond Honey Cake w. Cinnamon Apples

Rosh Hashanah celebrates the Jewish New Year not just in terms of the Hebrew calendar, but in how we think and act. It is a time to reflect upon our shortcomings over the past year, seek forgiveness from those we have wronged and start […]

By |September 5th, 2013|Food|1 Comment

Indian Mint Rice w. Caramelized Peanuts

I am excited to share this beautifully written piece by my friend Pratima Anaé. My husband, son and I had the honor of meeting Pratima’s mother during her recent visit to California. We were invited to their lovely home for a delicious home-cooked meal and […]

By |November 6th, 2012|Food|Comments Off

Your Own Song

A woman in my local Holistic Mom’s Network chapter shared a beautiful story about how a certain African tribe comes together and uses song to remind us of who we really are. Touching my heart with inspiring words of wisdom, I share this story […]

By |July 19th, 2012|Baby|0 Comments

The Family Dinner

There is great meaning in the simple daily ritual of gathering together for an evening meal. The days are sometimes hectic, so we make a point to slow down and enjoy one another in the evening. We have come to know a rhythm of preparing the […]

By |March 10th, 2012|Family|0 Comments