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Love Family. Love Tradition.

by Mindy Lockard on July 27, 2009

To know me, is to know what my family means to me. Every summer I take the girls for a week to savor time with my most favorite people on the planet, my family. This dreamy week includes morning walks to coffee at my favorite French bakery, strolls along the lake, wine poolside with my […]


Teaching Taste: Inspiring Healthy Taste Buds!

by Mindy Lockard on July 15, 2009

What would a Teaching Taste series be without food?  As an etiquette consultant, dining is a large part of my business.  In my dining programs we serve food that is organic, local, sustainable and always beautifully presented.  I love surprising children with different tastes and watching eyes dance with excitement and pride when they’ve tasted food they […]


Teaching Taste: Living an Artful Life

by Mindy Lockard on July 14, 2009

The talanted Patricia van Essche joins us to share her insights for Teaching Taste through artful living.