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Weekend Bits

Weekend reads: If you’re a big a fan of Kahlo as I am, this is a must-read.  Tibol actually lived with Kahlo and presents first hand accounts of this incredible woman who refused to bemoan her crumbling physical state and funneled her energies into defending rights and creating large scale illustrations of her intimate life..read more

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Weekend Bits

I cracked into my first watermelon this weekend (as it’s my favorite fruit, it was enough to begin the long weekend on the happiest note). Dinner hosted by some friends…can’t get any more southern than chicken fried steak, bacon green beans, and soulful mac and cheese!   Falafel from one of my favorite cafes. Coffee..read more

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Around The World

Last week, I found myself at familiar places and those not so much.  The Charlotte community is opening up and developing a taste for foods that fall so neatly into the “ethnic” food category.  Why must they be considered “ethnic” anyways?  Aren’t we all about cultural pluralism?  Aren’t we supposedly a melting pot?  Hm… I..read more

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