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Cookshare: The Pleasure of Simple Cooking

Welcome to Cookshare, a place to rest and digest the pleasures of simple cooking. I created a cooking school a quarter century ago to share meal making skills. 519 more words

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What We Want

Hands up, who’d like to own a painting by the legendary Pablo Picasso?

It looks like a lot of you—including some very wealthy people. Very… 2,032 more words

There are some seasonally allergic people who seem to believe that pollen grains are out to get us.  To them, I would say, “Look at it from the pollen’s point of view.  115 more words

Learning from nature - listen to yourself

Right now I’m listening to fate. I don’t actually believe in fate but sometimes you have to use it just to make excuses! I want to play World of Warcraft but I’m resisting in order to post this. 999 more words


Mud Pies and Treasure

Richard Louv is a journalist who writes about nature. He can be rather convincing about getting outside. He explores the dangers of a sedentary indoor lifestyle. 681 more words

To Inflame! (or) To Inform!

Over the past couple of weeks my mind has been flooded with thoughts of how the media interacts with its citizens. It may be because I have been binge watching… 633 more words

Getting Back in Touch with the Animals - On Netflix's Cooked: Fire

When I think of food, the first image that comes to mind is always something hot. I could see the steam, feel the heat, and even smell the smoke. 570 more words