Play Ball!

Play Ball!

A few weeks ago, the desert called to me, or was it Spring Training? Baseball has this effect on me. It makes me happy. Just say the word “baseball” and I will break out in a smile. What is it I love so much? It’s the crack of the bat hitting the ball, sending it at...
I Write Because…

I Write Because…

I believe we all are writers. The only thing separating us are the filters we choose to use to describe an experience. Our filters may be color-driven, emotionally driven, memory-driven or personal belief-driven. It’s all these variations that make one moment in time...
Sunday Breakfast Brioche

Sunday Breakfast Brioche

Brioche. It sounds so intimidating. A rich, buttery, egg bread with so many possibilities for creativity. I was feeling ready for a challenge and scoured my cookbook collection comparing recipes and looking for ease of preparation. Finally I settled on one from my...
Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening

And Spring arose on the garden fair,  Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere:  And each flower and herb on Earth’s dark breast rose from the dreams of its wintery rest.     Percy Bysshe Shelley March 20, 2014 at 9:57am PST, the sun will cross the celestial...