Archive for September 5th, 2011

Pizza! Pizza!

On Sunday we had friends and family over for our biggest pizza party yet.

It took us awhile to sort out the complex family relations, but we got that done. The family and friends – some of whom we had not met and so did not yet know were friends – were folks we do not get to see often enough.

The pizzas were some of the prettiest we’ve seen. My favorite was made by a six-year-old. I’m hoping she grows up to be a bread baker, a pizza maker, a chef.

My favorite comment was (and I’m paraphrasing hugely here): Once we had an outdoor dinner in France. There were sawhorse tables filled with cheeses and wines and food. I never thought I would have that experience again. And now I have.

Another salute to the magic of fire.


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