A Great Day brought to me by InterfaithFamily.com

The start of most spam I get these days starts with “I won an iPad and you can, too” – Well, I won a gift certificate from Interfaithfamily.com and, no, you can’t win one, too. Well, not now, maybe next time. I filled out their Passover/Easter survey and I, who never win anything – wait, I say that but I did win that boxed set of Almaden wine in college (that was in…1983), and then there was a dry spell and I didn’t win anything until 2000 when I won a backpack from Whole Foods and then I won another backpack from REI last year …I think the universe wants me to hike and maybe buy cute shoes, yeah, to hike in. . . . → Read More: A Great Day brought to me by InterfaithFamily.com

Great Day

Without sounding all spammy, I won a gift certificate from interfaith family.com and no, you can’t win one, too, week, not now, because it is over and I won! I, who never win anything – wow, I say that but I did win that boxed set of Almaden wine in college, and a backpack from whole foods in 1999 and another backpack from REI last . . . → Read More: Great Day

A carrot cake recipe at Whisk Kid is gorgeous.

Easter is over and Passover is soon to be over…do yourself a favor and go the the Whisk Kid blog for an amazingly beautiful carrot cake recipe. Yum.

Holiday overlap: Passover and Easter

Last night we had an amazingly delicious meal from my friend, neighbor and co-host for the recent PTO dinner. She is a lovely, generous hostess and able to cook by using her intuition and experience rather than adhering to a recipe strictly. I also try to adapt recipes but there are people who are gifted at this and she is one of them. Her daughter is also . . . → Read More: Holiday overlap: Passover and Easter