Archives for January 2013

The Chef’s Secret for a Good Life

“As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Faust If there is one reason to be yourself, it is to live a good life. Depending on who you are, that might mean happiness, or wisdom, or love, or wealth, or health, or success. But first you must trust […]

The Power of Names & Scary Beginnings

Thoth was the Egyptian god of wisdom and magic. One of his powers was the ability to name things. In the Old Testament, the world is created with a Word. Nothing is more feared among certain creatures than for others to know their true name  – granting unknown powers to those who wield it. Why […]