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Calligraphy by Zhao Mengfu (趙孟頫) 1254-1322
The character "wu" by the great Chinese Calligrapher Zhao Mengfu (1254-1322) from his copy of the Lotus Sutra means "nothing"   Wu is central to the Buddhist concept of non-attachment and freedom from desire.   Apart from its meaning, look at how beatifully the composition of the character is balanced and the elegance of the brushstrokes.   
 
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Steamed for 10 Minutes
Eggs are a very personal issue.  Soft boiled, hard boiled, sunnyside up, scrambled, easy over -- so many different ways to prepare eggs.  When hardboiled, I like them soft and creamy on the inside - perhaps with a touch of liquid in the middle.  Sometimes even runny so that the yolk can ooze onto a salad to enrich the dressing. Katie and I were experimenting with new techniques to cook hard boiled eggs.  Check this out.