It's pretty much official, so I can announce it now: I've been asked to be on a panel on book marketing at the inaugural California Capital Book Festival later this month. I'm quite excited & hope it leads to more clients, as I really enjoy working with writers & authors.
Things I have made so far warming up to work in a kitchen again: brown butter ice cream, chocolate truffle pie, gorgonzola ice cream (to go with maple caramel pears? if you like the cheese, I do recommend the ice cream). Suggestions for what to cook next? I can post pictures, if not mail you the actual food. Trying to get back on my feet!
My wife can barely speak at all, due to the tumor. (to communicate we ask questions and she nods) I have noticed in the early mornings she says a few words. I made a short video and emailed it to her daughter, saying thank you and love you. only 5 words, but the video made her day.
All of you criminals have inspired me at one time or another. But Mandy gets the gold star in that territory. She keeps it moving, she keeps trying. I admire the hell out of her for it. Hoping and Praying this next turn around the sun gets you more of what you need and some of what you want, sugar.