The Secret Sauce of Marriage

I was the guest At Large columnist for the Ballard News Tribune in June. My columns are an extension of Straight-No-Chaser Mom, but with more local flavor.

Miniature Ships, Grand Stories, while ostensibly about a local museum exhibit, is really about my Norweirdish ancestry and how I might possibly take after my spirited great-grandmother.

The Secret Sauce of Marriage is about my 25th wedding anniversary (I’ll be posting more on that later). If you don’t want to click over to the Ballard News Tribune, although there’s plenty of good stuff over there, below is the column in full. For your added benefit, I’ve added a photo of the man who gave MIM the recipe for the Secret Sauce of Marriage.Read More »