Tuesday, August 4, 2020
My pantry is a never ending work in progress. Taking stock of what I have, making a list of what I need, purchasing items, labeling the expiration dates, updating the inventory list, adding items to the pantry shelves.
Monday, July 27, 2020
She comes upon her collection of vinegars, which she uses to brighten the character of certain cakes, to hold the line between sweet and cloying. She takes down a spicy vinegar she bought at a nearby farm; inside the bottle, purple peppers, like sleeping bats, hang from the surface of the liquid. Greenie used it in a dark chocolate ice cream and molasses pie.
Julia Glass, The Whole World Over
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Monday, July 20, 2020
Friday, July 17, 2020
It's a beautiful day to visit the garden.
Would you care to join me?
Roses, roses in pinks and reds. I think my favorites are the pink ones and then I see the red ones. I cannot decide which I prefer. Can you?
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
~Louise Weaver/Helen LeCron
"A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband with Bettina's Best Recipes", 1917
Oh I do love cherry season! Cherries are as delicious as they are beautiful... and usually very expensive. I wait until they are on sale and then indulge to my heart's content.
Thursday, July 2, 2020
Because of Lilah Rose and grandchildren who visit, I want to ward off pests naturally. No Orkin man or regular bug spray for us!
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Bunnies, bunnies, all around and not a carrot in sight!
My husband took these photographs of the baby bunnies in our zucchini patch with his GoPro camera. We have counted four bunnies in and out of the nest.