Today’s post is about *stop being mean and just let us eat a GD cake.*
I can’t write a thoughtful, helpful blog post about how thoroughly fucked it feels to live in a country where legislation is passed with the express purpose of keeping “your kind” out—and so done in the name of the very faith you hold dear. So instead I will tell you a story.
I’m making this pot roast from a recipe my Gram Rena gave me years ago, fighting tears with every chop—and I haven’t even gotten to the onions. My Gram has dementia—and I miss her every time I remember something of hers that she cannot.
My oldest two daughters and I loved reading each woman’s inspiring example of “what you or someone you admire is doing to improve the lives of women around the world” and it was so hard to pick just one winner for the giveaway!