Meet Maine’s Wine Sommelier Erica Archer

Meet Maine’s Wine Sommelier Erica Archer

Next week is Valentine’s Day, and this makes it a perfect time to introduce you to Erica Archer and her business, Wine Wise. I met Erica when working on a food event in Portland to raise money to eradicate Maine child hunger. At that time, Erica was working at Idexx...
Sofrito: History, Origins, and Variations

Sofrito: History, Origins, and Variations

How has your week gone? I have staged a personal protest against the cold by getting out to run four times last week. It is said, “if you can’t beat them, join them.” Although, as I asked last week, can spring be far away? Truthfully, I like winter and the change of...
How Big Are Your Dreams?

How Big Are Your Dreams?

Welcome to #31daysofselfcare2018   I knew that I wanted to do this exact post today before today even began. I can’t tell you where I got the notion it wanted to be written, but somewhere. I can only presume, the universe decided long before the idea even...
Here. Present. Listening.

Here. Present. Listening.

Welcome to #31daysofselfcare2018   We are well past the middle of this month-long #31daysofselfcare2018 journey. By reading the posts each day and doing the exercises, we’ve had an opportunity to really take this self-care idea seriously. Taking notes and...