Hello! Thanks for stopping by. My name is Melisa Smith. I am a Stained Glass Artist, former Library Supervisor, Children's Program Director and a self proclaimed chef in my own home. Having spent several years working as a server and bartender during my college years in the Seattle area helped me out in the self proclaimed chef arena of my life. I have no formal training in cooking or photography but I hope you will enjoy the fun things I cook up and the adventures I am lucky enough to experience.
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The Glass Pantry is sure to be stocked full of interesting adventures in bread baking, sourdough, cheese making, smoked meats, gardening, motorcycle rides and other travel adventures that I hope you will enjoy.
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