Tag Archive: food

Strawberry, Strawberry, Strawberry

          Are wild strawberries really wild? Will they scratch and adult, will they snap at a child? Should you pet them, or let them run free where they roam?… Continue reading

Fresh Berries

It is the perfect time of year for a bowl of fresh strawberries and blueberries. I love to have them over homemade shortbread or if crunched for time grilled pound cake drizzled with… Continue reading

87/365 Homemade Cake and Frosting

54/365 It’s That Time of Year

One of my guilty pleasures at St. Patrick’s Day is Irish Soda Bread. I love it warm with melted butter.

44/365 A Slice of Orange Anyone?

This time of year oranges are so, so sweet! I just can’t get enough of them.

37/365 The Baking Bug

After the holidays were over you would have thought I had done enough baking. But that was for other people and for the holidays themselves. I was in the mood to just do… Continue reading

36/365 Breakfast

A perfect way to start a cold day, maple flavored oatmeal.

14/365 Only The Freshest

One thing that thoroughly impressed me about Paris were the little markets of every type. This particular shop sold fruits and vegetables. I have never seen such fresh choices as were in this… Continue reading

My First Pumpkin Pie!

Fifty five years old and I just made my first pumpkin pie. It was always my mother’s thing and so we always let her make it. Now that Mom has passed I had… Continue reading

Be Still – Week 4

Week four of my Still Life course and I have been having so much fun. Mixing backgrounds and trying to come up with interesting pairings that are appealing to look at. It makes… Continue reading

Study in Food Still Life

I’m still enjoying this new to me venue of photography. I love how still life makes me stretch my imagination to come up with different combinations of items to photograph. In this instance… Continue reading

Another Fabricated Still Life

So far I like this still life the best. I had a great time setting up this shot. I had to squat on a chair and shoot at an angle. I didn’t care… Continue reading

Chocolate Peppermint Poke Cake

I was desperate for a quick but delicious recipe to make for dessert on Christmas day. My week was so busy and I was not going to be able to devote a lot… Continue reading

Happy Thanksgiving!

As we celebrate this holiday with family and friends it is a day to remember what we are thankful for! What are you thankful for? Here are some of mine:   My hubby… Continue reading

Have the Preparations Begun?

Turkey Day is one week away. How many of you will be hosting the dinner? Are you expecting lots of company? Is your extended family going to stay at your house for a… Continue reading

Faneuil Hall Marketplace A Magical Spot to Visit

Print available for purchase on ETSY here… If you ever visit Boston a must stop spot is Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Not only is there a plethora of stores there are restaurants and an… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = IRRESISTIBLE

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = TRADITION

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = QUINTESSENTIAL

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Tantalizing Tuesday – Crockpot Chicken Tacos

This recipe is courtesy of my son-in-law Chris and Daughter Allison who got it from their friend Molly! There could not be an easier more scrumptious recipe. Especially because you throw it in… Continue reading