Browsing the blog archives for February, 2014

The Meal, the Menu, the Recipe, and the Grocery List

Meals are an experience.  Good meals activates us.  Exceptionally delectable meals with family and friends during special occasions are stored and relived as indelible memories for years to come.  Some people (perhaps you!) can recall with fervid clarity the over-the-top chocolate dessert they had at a special restaurant a full 10 years later!  When they […]


On Becoming A Fundraising Artist

In David Bayles and Ted Orland’s book, Art & Fear, they tell a great story about becoming a better artist.  Here it is: “The ceramics teacher announced on opening day that he was dividing the class into two groups. All those on the left side of the studio, he said, would be graded solely on […]