Postcard from Up North

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Thaw, with her gentle persuasion, is more powerful than Thor with his hammer. The one melts, the other breaks into pieces. ~ Henry David Thoreau

(Little Traverse Bay responds beautifully to gentle persuasion, as we all do…. )

Thank you for your patience these months of work on my book, my dear friends. First draft is complete!

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  1. Pam Ogle says:

    Can’t wait for my very own copy of your book.

  2. Sonja Ferrera says:

    Maureen, I am so very happy you won the Saveur Food Blog of 2014 award. You richly deserve it. I voted for you and am delighted I was able to contribute in a miniscule part to your win! Keep up the good work, your recipes are divine

    1. Maureen Abood says:

      Sonja, many many thanks for your wonderful support and kind words!

  3. Mary M-S says:

    Congratulations! Gorgeous photo as well 🙂

  4. Patti says:

    Hallelujah ;)))

  5. Diane Nassir (my maternal grandmother was an Abood (Jamileh) from Ammun Leb. says:

    Congratulations!!! Now on to galleys and then into print–I am buying multiple copies for my family and for myself!!!

  6. Sofia Perez says:

    Congratulations, my dear friend! That is a huge milestone. Can’t wait until I can buy my own copy!

  7. Roger Toomey says:

    That first draft went fast—–But now the real work—–Hang in there!