On Finding Wisdom: 10 Lessons from @Food52 Recipes

by Kitchen Butterflyon October 6, 2015 has changed my life – for the better. I’ve learnt so much…here are a few nuggets of wisdom gleaned – lots of repetition perhaps but consider it reinforcement… Here are 10 recipes which have given me courage and hope. 1. Chocolate-Dump-It-All-Cake Lesson: Nothing is impossible. This cake has awesome converting abilities. Proclaimed chocolate cake haters […]

What Lime Marmalade Taught me About Failure

by Kitchen Butterflyon February 19, 2015
The truth is, sometimes in spite of your best intentions, of your efforts, you will fail. Sometimes it’ll happen quietly. No one will see, no one will hear. It’ll be you and only you who know the depths of the letdown. Sometimes, you’ll do it spectacularly and the world will see and decide whether to […]

Happy Valentine’s Day: Celebrating Friends & Failure

by Kitchen Butterflyon February 14, 2013
My friends are the other children my mother didn’t have. In fact,  in the course of my young life, I have chosen turned to them many a time…over the children of my mother’s womb. But now I am old and grey, and both have a place in my heart. I am thankful for my friends, […]