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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Happy Holidays!

Thank you – for your advice, for assisting, and for your encouragement.  Thanks for inviting me into the kitchen, for setting a place for me at your table, for the cup of coffee and conversation.  I am extremely grateful to have met and worked with so many inspiring people in the past year.  Wishing everyone […]

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Inspiration – Kinfolk

The newest volume of Kinfolk Magazine is here!  It is definitely worth it to have the printed copy – but an iPad version is available as well.  Kinfolk is a guide for small gatherings, and a collaboration of writers, stylists, designers, painters, photographers and filmakers.  The current volume features this beautiful cover by Jessica Peterson and images […]

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the de Magistris family Holiday Feast

I first learned about the Festa dei Sette Pesci - the Feast of the Seven Fishes – from two of my favorite baristas when I was in Florence during Christmas.  I will never forget the conversation and wish that I kept the napkin with their assortment of fish sketches to help me understand what they were […]

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