New Orleans

I am knee-deep in Photoshop, sorting through a whole bunch of pictures from our trip to New Orleans. We spent a whole week out there – M, for a conference, and me, getting to know the city beyond its French Quarter and bowls of gumbo. From urban farmer to bookshop …

A Pause

I spent last weekend in Des Moines, IA, at Niman Ranch‘s invitation for an appreciation dinner for their hog farmers. In brief, the trip was nothing short of inspiring – in large part due to the hospitality and warmth of Niman Ranch hog farmer Paul Willis and his family. Paul’s …