Dedication Listing


Yesterday and Today, February 22 & 23, 2008

March 16th, 2009

American Flatbread – Flatbread Kitchen Friday and Saturday February 22+23, 2008 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to   Yesterday and Today   Thanks to Megan, Paul, Girl George, Dale, Clay, Kim, and Dan— I could not have done it without you.               As I sit to write this dedication, I pause with a […]

Magic Words, January 11 & 12, 2008

March 16th, 2009

American Flatbread – Flatbread Kitchen Friday and Saturday January 11+12,2008 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to   Magic Words   I started a particular project today: to hand write a thousand thank- you notes to be slipped at random into our frozen boxes, Boxes that go to distant places And to people almost wholly […]

Today, October 17 and 18, 2003

March 5th, 2009

American Flatbread – Flatbread Kitchen Friday and Saturday October 17 and 18, 2003 This week’s baking and menu are dedicated to: Today I got up after a good sleep, in time to help my son Willis get off to school. I ate two cookies that my daughter Hanna had made. I also ate a bowl […]

Through A Kitchen Door, August 8, 2003

March 5th, 2009

Dedication 08/08/03 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to Through A Kitchen Door Several nights ago I awoke from a vivid dream: The people of the land had been at war for three generations. It was not an every day war, but its threat and ache persisted like a low grade fever that never quite […]

Blueberry Lake for All, December 5 & 6, 2003

March 5th, 2009

Friday & Saturday December 5 & 6, 2003 Tonight’s menu and baking is dedicated to: Blueberry Lake for All When I was a little boy, my parents, sister and I journeyed by car from Connecticut to Salt Lake City and back.For three weeks in the summer of 1959, I looked out the rear side window […]

Love and Watching, January 23 & 24, 2004

March 5th, 2009

Friday and Saturday January 23 & 24, 2004 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to: Love and Watching When I was small and in school My mother and father would come To assemblies, school concerts and plays And like, I suppose, all parents They would watch and take joy in All of the kids, but […]

Poetry, January 30 & 31, 2004

March 5th, 2009

Friday and Saturday January 30 & 31, 2004 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to: Poetry DUST OF SNOW The way a crow Shook down on me The dust of snow From a hemlock tree Has given my heart A change of mood And saved some part Of a day I had rued. – Robert […]

The Burlington Oven, February 6 & 7, 2004

March 5th, 2009

Friday and Saturday February 6 & 7, 2004 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to: The Burlington Oven There is an American Flatbread oven being built for a restaurant on St. Paul Street in Burlington this week. Much of it is done by the work of hands: * 12,000 lbs of local rock were built […]

Flatbread Memories, February 27 & 28, 2004

March 5th, 2009

Friday and Saturday February 27 & 28, 2004 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to: Flatbread Memories It’s two o’clock in the afternoon. I never write the dedication this early in the day. For years I wrote between three and four, then it became between four and five. More recently I’ve been writing between five […]

Vermont Fresh Network, March 5 & 6, 2004

March 5th, 2009

Friday and Saturday March 5 & 6, 2004 Tonight’s menu and baking are dedicated to: Vermont Fresh Network Being that I am fresh from a two-day retreat where 12 food professionals and enthusiasts outlined the 2004-2005 initiatives for the Vermont Fresh Network, I am inspired to use this space to share that work with you! […]