1. "… At McClellan’s pottery factory, it takes one week to make each mug from start to finish, and the company was able to complete the huge Starbucks order in about six weeks. An overseas factory could produce twice as many in the same time. But McClellan says Starbucks was patient.

    'They came out, they spent time in my factory, they listened. And that has made me really proud to do a good job for them,' he says.

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    (Source: npr)

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  1. 
It is the act of bringing sustenance or sweetness that communicates  caring – and something larger. It cements our bonds, the chemistry of  flour and eggs, butter and sugar making not just a cake, but a  community.


-Michele Kayal, in her Kitchen Window piece on showing compassion through the gift of food. View in High-Res

    It is the act of bringing sustenance or sweetness that communicates caring – and something larger. It cements our bonds, the chemistry of flour and eggs, butter and sugar making not just a cake, but a community.

    -Michele Kayal, in her Kitchen Window piece on showing compassion through the gift of food.

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