• Informational

    The Savory Palate!

    This quarter I have been heavily involved with the restaurant at the Art Institute.  It is called the “Savory Palate” and even though it is not a big establishment, it does seat up to 50 people.  The purpose of having a restaurant at school is so that we, the students, can gain valuable restaurant experience in a controlled and somewhat less chaotic atmosphere.  It has been one of the best classes I have taken to date simply because it has pushed me out of my comfort zone and into unfamiliar territory! I have a greater appreciation for good, better and best service as well as for “bad day” service, of which I will be a…

  • Informational

    What’s Your Passion?

    Have you ever been asked,”What’s your passion in life?”  This is a question my husband, John, and I talk about often. So,when I finally sat down and really thought about it, I realized I have 3 passions. – My first passion would be my family.  I love to be with them whether we are outdoors playing in the mountains or snuggled in our bed watching a movie and eating popcorn!  They are my support, my lifeline! – My second passion is my faith.  My religious beliefs keep me grounded in what is important in this life and guides me to make the best choices for me and my family. –…