The Full-Cup Couple

Predrag Grncarski‘s a cappuccino guy; his wife, Giselle, favors cortados. Not that they ever have time for a coffee break. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Predrag and Giselle are the owners of the OK Cafe. Which is ir…

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The Bird Lady

It’s a simple task: Carry the seltzer can outside to the trash can. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lynne with Jiminy Cricket. This is not something that Lynne Enman can do right off the bat. She has to plan it out. She usually takes her power chair, but …

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The Cooking Coach

It’s flu season, and Joann Pandolfi comes carrying a care package for me. Her Little Red Riding Hood basket contains homemade chicken soup, meatloaf and green beans garnished with ginger. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Joann grew up at the kitchen table. “My nonna always used to make me chicken soup when I was sick,” she says. “And the ginger is a great antioxidant.” Joann, a personal health coach and passionate cook, makes it her business to educate eaters. “What you put in your mouth matters,” she says. “Enjoy your food, enjoy your life.” She’s proof that you …

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