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At the Crossroads of Write and Rite

Welcome to my new website, www.maggiekast.com and the new site for my blog, formerly Ritual and Rhubarb Pie on Blogger, now here on WordPress. I’ll still be reporting on meals and other rituals, stretching that term to include annual family

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Lion Dance, Hustle, Hopleaf and Thaw

For eleven days in February I stayed with my granddaughters, Iris and Lola, in San Francisco while their parents went to Barcelona, a first-time vacation without children. I cooked, soothed tears, watched the Grammys with twelve-year-old Iris and helped her

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