Could You Use a Few More Recipes?

Now THAT’s a Real Cookie 2 cups butter, softened 4 cups whole wheat flour 3 cups honey 3 eggs 2 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 4 cups rolled oats 1 ½ cups raisins 1 cup chopped nuts 1 ½ cup chopped apple Beat butter and honey together. Add eggs and beat. Add halfContinue reading “Could You Use a Few More Recipes?”

Forget Frost on the Pumpkins!

Look what I got for frost on the pepper patch! Thanks to an abundant planting, careful tending, and a heavy frost, my son’s pepper patch yielded all these beauties, for the last pickin’. So glad to get them, as our pepper plants did poorly this year. Thanks, J&J! And thanks to the kiddos of theirsContinue reading “Forget Frost on the Pumpkins!”

Where Is Your Favorite Vacation?

I live about an hour from the loveliest little spot for a vacation. Seriously, it has EVERYTHING! Let me count the ways: Antiquing. Lots of antique stores for your viewing/shopping pleasure. One huge mall and many small near-museums with absolutely everything. Seriously, I almost hate to share this part of it. I want it allContinue reading “Where Is Your Favorite Vacation?”

What Do We Get? Rosemary!

When we are at home,we can do all sorts of things we always wished we could. I often use my home time to tend, grow, and spread my herbal landscaping plants. A wonderful feeling rises up within me when I stir the earth, something like being in Eden, in my imagination. Of all the herbsContinue reading “What Do We Get? Rosemary!”