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The idea to produce a calendar or cookbook was born when Patrick Schmidt discovered that his good fri/files/storyimages/Tim Heine had shared a very similar experience to his own. Heine’s mother also passed away from cancer, and to honor her he immortalized her hand-written, family-famous cheesecake recipe in a piece of architectural glass that is now on display in his kitchen.
“It was surprising and heartening to hear that someone else had used a recipe as a means to keep the memory of a loved one alive, and it made me wonder how many more unique stories like this one were out there,” said Schmidt. “Our hope is that by sharing these stories through a cookbook or calendar, we will be touching the lives of many others, inspiring them to continue using food as a way to bring people together.”