An Ode to the Sweet Potato

Oh, darling sweet potato, Sweet apple of the earth, How I love thee.   You astound me with your flexibility: I can bake you, boil you, mash you or broil you, And always, you are delicious.   Where are the love songs for the sweet potato? I sprinkle you on salads, nestle you next to […]


Kindergarten Wisdom

We’re only a few weeks into the school year, but I already realize we won the lottery with our son’s teacher this year.   There are so many lovely anecdotes my son has brought home that illustrate what a gem she is.  But there’s one in particular that I noticed from the first day I dropped […]