Finding my passion…and a good slice of sourdough

Finding my passion…and a good slice of sourdough

I came home today from meeting Sarah at a park in Salt Lake for lunch—a park that, not too many months ago, I was running laps around with her, burning calories instead of consuming them. Today I was just sitting in a comfy beach chair…

Chocolate Chip Cookie surprise

Chocolate Chip Cookie surprise

Last night I was making dinner when I got a text from my daughter saying she had left a surprise for me in the cookie jar. So I opened it, and voilà! There was a jar full of perfectly soft cookies–our favorite recipe, which I…

We need a little Finnish Christmas

We need a little Finnish Christmas

We had a sweet visit with our Finnish “grandmother” today. She is truly an angel! She is either ninety or turning ninety this year, and she is just remarkable. She has aches and pains and challenges but doesn’t like to speak of them. She told…