My Gray Stripes

Becoming whole through family life. Desserts help.

Cookie exchange

When I was eleven years old I baked a batch of Snickerdoodles all by myself. I’ve been baking and eating cookies ever since. ┬áThat’s a lot of cookies! I have … Continue reading

December 22, 2012 · 5 Comments

The Boss chose me

My best friends chipped in their precious pennies to purchase a birthday gift for me, The River by Bruce Springsteen, when I “was just seventeen.” While I owned other albums … Continue reading

December 18, 2012 · 3 Comments