Another Door Opens

When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened to us. -Helen Keller I think Helen Keller was onto something here. Keller embodied what it meant to overcome hardships as the first deaf-blind person to …

Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Parnsips, Because It’s Cold and I’m Sick

I always get a little annoyed when people complain about how cold it is in the middle of January. It's winter. You live in the Northeast. It's supposed to be cold. Get over it. But, I'm giving all those people a reprieve this week because it is insanely cold in New York. Like, my skin …