Gimbling in the Wabe – Something New Every Second

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The other day I was reading Michael Gibney’s Sous Chef:  24 Hours on the Line, an engaging look at a day in the trenches of a fine dining restaurant in New York, and I came across this passage: Cooking is an exercise in kinetic awareness, economy of movement, mastery of the senses. You can smell [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – Everything is Going to Be Okay

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Late last Sunday night, in the wake of the shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, I held my daughter as she lay sobbing in my arms, overwhelmed at the pervasive sense of wrongness in the world.  Usually when she comes to me for comfort, I ramble on and on, trying to ease her [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe: Those Perfect Moments

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Please indulge me if I repost a Gimbling in Wabe from back in 2012, but today is so beautiful, and the sunshine and birdsong are beckoning me to the porch, and life is so short… sitting down to write is simply impossible today.  But this one is pretty good, I think! ~ * ~ * [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – Something New Every Second

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The other day I was reading Michael Gibney’s Sous Chef:  24 Hours on the Line, an engaging look at a day in the trenches of a fine dining restaurant in New York, and I came across this passage: Cooking is an exercise in kinetic awareness, economy of movement, mastery of the senses.  You can smell [….]