Monthly Archives: November 2016

Aromatic: pleasures of life

Aromatic My top 10 things I love to smell: 1. Freshly baked chocolate chip cookies. 2. freshly cut grass 3. the air right before and after it rains/storms 4. food grilling on a pit 5. new clothes 6. early morning air in the summer time between sunrise and approximately 10am (The air smells so fresh […]

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Mythical I am unsure as to when I stopped believing in Santa Claus. Maybe, it was when one day, after my mother spent several hours with the bathroom door locked, I noticed that there were pieces of wrapping paper on the floor. Growing up, we did not discuss myths associated with major holidays like Christmas, […]

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Percolate: thankful

Percolate The idea to cook something different for Thanksgiving began to percolate approximately 2 weeks ago. In the past, Thanksgiving meals consisted of Turkey, dressing and gravy, rolls, and vegetables.  Roughly a month ago, I started watching Guy Fieri on Sundays, at 9am, on Food Network. The time was 849am, and I had not eaten […]

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