A Stew’s Brewing

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Mother Nature isn’t always your best friend. You arrive home after a long day of hard work, suffering from the cold that penetrated beneath the layers of clothing you wore. You’re exhausted and hungry.......

Mad for Masai

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Near Amboseli, Kenya – My mask does nothing to filter out the tiny dust particles. Tarmac doesn't exist in this remote part of southern Kenya where the main highways are pairs of ruts made by tires in the dirt.......

the fondue party

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We're a generation that loves to look to the past for inspiration. We raid our parents' digs for mid-century furniture pieces to adorn our space, we've fallen in love with earthy tones again, despite the fact we used to hate how brown and orange dominated our parents' décor palette. What is old is now new, and the fondue has made a comeback once again......

the leftovers party

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After you've put away your Bing Crosby records and stashed the untouched fruitcakes in the back of your freezer, you find yourself faced with two daunting inevitabilities in the post-Christmas aftermath -- your next Visa bill… and holiday leftovers.......