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Category Archives: Candy

Dinosaur Caramel Corn

Well, not real dinosaurs. Just me here feeling like one. It’s one thing to marvel at how someone else’s past is so far removed from present realities (as was my … Continue reading

November 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Gingerbread Professionalism

I know Christmas is over and it’s supposed to be time to move quickly on to the next holiday. But I’m still contemplating Christmas and its experiences and meanings–and still … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · 3 Comments

Life Lessons from a (Double) Batch of Peanut Brittle

Stories and fables in history and literature abound about learning the hard way: everyone from the prodigal son in the Gospel of Luke to most of the duped or naive … Continue reading

December 15, 2012 · 2 Comments

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