My sweet friends. You are not forgotten. It is late and I must publish this now so forgive the errors you are bound to discover. I'm writing this for two reasons. One, it is a way to share general information about Team Watts' state of affairs so that we are not repeating ourselves at each and … Continue reading running in love: an update
I hope you have an appetite because this week I would like to acknowledge those who have nurtured my passion for food and hospitality. Because a rooted identity acknowledges its history, I'll be starting before my time. A round of applause for the late Marion Congo and the soon-to-be birthday girl, June Morscheck. Before I … Continue reading day 7/40: #40shoutouts40days
"Today is my day," I declared. "Today I'll start properly." I quickly tossed my uniform into my locker, picked up my knives and fled from culinary school. It was a drizzly Vancouver day, the kind where every passing coffee shop is a sanctuary. That day I chose the church of Thomas Haas, properly known as … Continue reading what is your legacy today?
My mother celebrates her sixtieth birthday today. She has been a wonderful guide and companion and it pains me that I cannot celebrate beside her today. Mom loves words. Words are precious gifts that cost no money - they cost time and consideration but they are otherwise free. Free is in our budget. There is … Continue reading lessons from mom