Happy New Year

The best is yet to come.” Frank Sinatra What scurried across your mind when the ball dropped in New York City and midnight flickered across living room clocks? What was your first thought when champagne glasses clinked, lips locked, and noise makers popped? Whether a happy thought or negative inkling, will you allow the notionContinue reading “Happy New Year”

The Fortunes I Have Kept

According to History.com, it is likely fortune cookies made their appearance in America between 1880 and 1900 when Japanese immigrants expanded into Hawaii and California. Following mass production and distribution across various California-based restaurants, fortune cookies with their beloved butter and vanilla flavoring became a culinary imprint across the United States. Chinese take-out isn’t justContinue reading “The Fortunes I Have Kept”