dear t, i didn't take any pictures at your party because we were so busy cooking : smoked oyster stuffed mushrooms; vegan squash gratin with walla walla onions; mashed potatoes with roasted celeriac and wild mushrooms; nutmeg swiss chard and fennel gratin; apple, celery, grape, and pecan salad; roasted apples and parsnips with truffle salt; mashed sweet potatoes with candied pecans; roasted peppers; multiple pumpkin and pecan pies; and a smoked and maple glazed ham fit for a king, raised by you. all produce save the potatoes, button mushrooms, and nuts was provided by friends' gardens. life is so good. you are so loved.
happy 30th darling.