Dear Graduates: Today is one of those natural moments in time when a major life event leaves its imprint on you and your family. You will sit with your classmates and share the collective energy of this day. It will seep into you and remain with you as you move forward through life. Regardless of … [Read more...] about Dear Graduates
Back in the day when Bisousweet was a toddler and nestled into the tiny kitchen in Stow, I had a problem. My product line was slowly evolving, the kitchen space was quickly shrinking, and it became clear to me that it was time to evaluate what we were selling. Certain products flew out of the … [Read more...] about One biscotti at a time & the woman behind it.
21 years ago in the middle of a blizzard, a tiny four pound, eleven ounce baby was born. His due date was in May, but this little person had different plans. I should have known right away that this was not going to be a typical parent/child relationship. He was always five steps ahead of me, … [Read more...] about 21 Blessings
Nineteen years ago today, a wee little boy was handed to me, his stocking cap tied with a green ribbon. His calm, even-keeled personality was apparent from the beginning as was his appetite for sports, music and food. Give the kid a sippy cup, a bag of Cheerios, a drum and a ball and … [Read more...] about Sammy!!!
Feeling that tinge of nostalgia again. 17 years ago, I was blessed to meet my daughter, Emmy. A firecracker from day 1, Emmy has always been a force of nature. Funny, smart, biting in the typical teenage girl kind of way and yet remarkably sensitive and kind, Emmy has helped make me a better person … [Read more...] about She’s 17!
Dear 2017: As I scan through my memories and scroll through my pictures, I am reminded of all that I was blessed to experience these past 365 days. What stands out the most for me is the true joy I have felt, and continue to feel, with just about everything...except inventory, of course. At the … [Read more...] about joy