If You’re Reading This, Thank You

Photo by Kelsey Chance on Unsplash

The cranberry sauce is just right — not too tart, not too sweet, with a mild note of oranges and a perfect jammy consistency. It will shortly be joined in the refrigerator by a fruit salad and chicken brining in buttermilk. If you’re going to fry chicken, always brine it in buttermilk.

--

--

--

Writer. Maker. Featured in Medium’s 2021 list of Stories That Started Conversations. I write about life. https://www.mariashimizuchristensen.com

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Learning To Accept Yourself

Woman holding an open journal with a drawing about practicing self love.

Are You Waiting For Something to Happen?

Knowing Your Worth

How To Become An Optimist

You Can Do It

‘How Can I Believe in Anything, After So Many Shitty Things Have Happened?’

Why delayed gratification is good for you and your community

Use your color likes and dislikes for self-growth

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Maria Shimizu Christensen

Maria Shimizu Christensen

Writer. Maker. Featured in Medium’s 2021 list of Stories That Started Conversations. I write about life. https://www.mariashimizuchristensen.com

More from Medium

15 Meals That Always Show Up On My Dinner Plate

How gardening is teaching me about what I need out of life for the better

Eminem at the 2022 Super Bowl. I’m Having ALL the Emotions.

You Already Know The Truth. But Do You Believe It?