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Twinkling lights are beginning to dot the city’s streets, quietly marking the start of the holiday season, and with it the promise of festive gatherings and celebrations. It’s a busy time of a year, but also a joyous one — a time to remind ourselves of what really matters, to relish in the joy of […]

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olive oil citrus cake

It was Saturday – the beginning of the weekend, but the end of vacation. The streets were lined with discarded, naked Christmas trees, serving as an unwelcome reminder of holidays past. We walked towards home, numb fingers and rosy cheeks, trying to focus less on what was fast approaching, and more on the present moment. Dreaming of something […]

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pomegranate sorbet

happy halloween, friends. i hope your costume is awesome and your candy bowl is filled – says the halloween grinch who is completely unprepared for this holiday [as always], despite the fact that she is hosting a halloween party tomorrow. earlier this afternoon i had just returned from a less than pleasant dental appointment when the door […]

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