Stella Dolce and life

  Hello. It has been a while since I posted. Life has been keeping me busy. As many of you know, I’m in the process of getting a divorce. Yeah, I know. Disappointment mingled with stress and sleep deprivation, thanks to my 2-year-old, has kept me off the computer and …

kuri soup

Red Kuri Soup

Another baby, another separation.  Hitting restart, again. New different things this time around. More me time. Days away from home, away from chores and piles of work. Rest time. Breathing time. Change of air and space. Less grunt work, more work with growth potential. Staying put. Focused energy. Trusting in …


Tied and Dyed

“She writes like a loom, producing her broad rich fabric with hardly a thought of how it will make up into a …

Rhubarb Jalapeño jam

Rhubarb Jalapeño Jam

Spring has sprung and so has rhubarb, the new staple in my kitchen. Twice a week I buy rhubarb. I’m never quite …


Bad Morning

Bad Morning Here I sit With my shoes mismated. Lawdy-mercy! I’s frustrated! ~Langston Hughes SHARE