“Never say never and never walk away.” This is my moto these days and I’m following it to the letter. Having spent my formative years writing, I slowly pursued a more realistic career path, obtaining both a B.S. and Master’s degree, and found my way back again. I spent 12 years working in clinical settings, court advocacy, and […]
Started in 1984, over 400,000 people across the country and Canada descend on the Queen City every July 11th and 12th for the largest two day food festival in the nation. “It’s the people of Buffalo that have made this so successful. We have over 55 restaurants participating this year and that list is growing,” […]
Welcome to my site–where food and fiction cross paths. Food doesn’t just happen; it isn’t just cooked or served, it has a story to tell and I’m telling it. There is history and great fiction woven into every food recipe, giving us a glimpse into someone else’s life. I’m a lover of fiction and a […]
Welcome to Daily Thoughts, a page where stories are told, interviews are conducted, and experiences are experienced! Food brings us together–thoughts and ideas, how we see the world, keep us together. These are my thoughts, my experiences, my hope for all of you, and maybe some inspiration.
I come from a very Italian family, with a mother whose objective it was to make sure I knew how to cook probably around the same time I was learning to walk! I grew up with a pen in one hand and a wooden spoon in the other. It can be frustrating or quite simply […]