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11 Inspiring Quotes on Hospitality

When you travel, you learn a lot about hospitality. It’s a necessity when you’re away from home. When you’re not supplying your own food and shelter, you’re relying on someone else to do so. Between Scott and I, we’ve traveled to six…

The Aloha House Kitchen Tour

Hospitality and family and fellowship all come together in the kitchen. I’ve spent some of my happiest hours in our house in the kitchen, listening to Frank and Dino and Michael Buble, playing with recipes, figuring out troublesome ingredients…

Spice Rubbed Tenderloin

Happy eve of Christmas Eve to all those of you who celebrate it! For us, when we’re celebrating with my folks, that typically means a big family dinner, a candlelight service and chorale, and walking around our neighborhood to…

Bringing Mindfulness to the Table

Our kitchen and our townhouse are both tiny. We don’t have a dining room. We don’t have an actual dining room table.  When we have friends over for food, we usually end up stashing everyone on the living room…

How to Roast a Turkey

It’s that time of year, dear friends. No matter how early the stores got their decorations up, no matter when the holiday tunes started playing, it’s really the holidays when the stretchy pants come out for Thanksgiving dinner. It’s time for…