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A Simple Crisp

It occurs to me that I missed rhubarb season this year. While I can sporadically find kale or packaged chard at the grocery store in season, this is not a really seasonal place, the desert of course not being the most hospitable to farming.…

17 October 2016
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A Strawberry Cake

I’ve been walking the past week or so — I suppose I could say hiking as I do set out from the Bear Valley Trail in the Seashore and go up to Divide Meadow, though it is so comfortable of a journey it doesn’t much…

19 September 2016
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Our little sweet pea Elspeth Iris was born in San Francisco on August 18 and we’ve been happily navigating these sleep-deprived newborn days for the past few weeks. Mostly ensconced in a sunny ever so lovely spot in West Marin, we’ve been enjoying warm…

7 September 2016
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Blackberry Muffins

I’ve accepted my fate and have installed a WordPress updates app on my phone; my current reality is such that I don’t have much time to sit down at the computer and write a blog post at leisure. We’re expecting our second to join…

10 July 2016