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I love the process of a meal coming together, it’s even more exciting when I’ve grown the ingredients. My seedlings for the garden at The Paintbox Lodge are coming along but Rocky Mountain gardening involves more patience than growing days so it’ll be a little while before the lettuce, beets, arugula, goose berries and beans […]

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in the red kitchen

I’ve been learning the ropes around The Paintbox Lodge. I’ve gotten practice cleaning rooms, mangling sheets and checking guests in and out. Freshly pressed white sheets just may be my new favourite thing to take pictures of and thank you, Mom, for teaching me how to fold fitted sheets all those years ago. I took […]

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May newsletter

Here’s a copy of my latest newsletter that I just sent out. If you’d like to receive this email right to your inbox please let me know. To see this newsletter on the web and to access all of the links please click HERE.  

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a new kitchen

not long ago i was up in my remote mountain wilderness location realizing that spring would be coming and i would need to find a new job. hmmmm. i really didn’t like the idea of revising a resume and pounding the pavement so i decided not to worry about it. shortly there after a comment […]

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