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My 100th Post + My Trip to the Culinary Institute Napa {A Taste Of My Life}

As you probably know from the title, this is my 100th blog post!  I started this blog 2 years ago and at that time I called it “Sweet Baking”.   841 more words


Event Review: "New York State of Mind" Benefit and Awards at The NY Wine & Culinary Center (Canandaigua, NY)

Event Name:  New York State of Mind Gala
Purpose:        To educate, engage and excite New Yorkers and the world about New York’s bounty
Location:        New York Wine & Culinary Center, Canandaigua, NY… 2,119 more words


Bad Times, Good Times

I rarely discuss my family in public, either in this blog or on social media. Much of what I do say or write is invented or exaggerated for comic effect, which has led some readers to tell me, “Your wife is so funny!” (Trust me, she isn’t.) I have no trouble discussing my own life in detail – battles with depression and writer’s block, for example – but I consider their privacy to be sacrosanct. 859 more words


Finally, a bookstore that knows the value of books!

Our friendly campus bookstore bouncer was HUGE and he was only allowing people to go in two at a time. 11 more words

Adventures In Culinary School

First Day Jitters

Across the country children are starting school this week and along with all the new students, returning teachers, and happy mommas is a little celebrated group: the adult who is starting a new life with their first day of school. 525 more words

Adventures In Culinary School

A New Beginning

Next week I’m embarking on a crazy new adventure.
Culinary School.

It happened like this:
I love to cook, right? Well, for a while I’ve been praying about how I could use this talent (Not sure this is the right word for my “abilities”, but whatever) to please God and serve his people. 1,028 more words

Adventures In Culinary School

Local Wins "Best Teen Chef In America," Culinary School Scholarship

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – He clearly knows his way around the kitchen.

Nathan Sanchioli, 17, grew up helping out at his family’s bakery in Bloomfield.

Cooking has always been a big part of his life. 324 more words