Sauerkraut Staples

Sauerkraut with Beets and Purple Cabbage This month I’m enjoying experimenting with different sauerkrauts. This is a beautiful red one made of …

Forcing Blooms Indoors

Forcing blooms from fruit tree prunings is a simple and magical way to anticipate Spring. Forcing Blooms It’s still winter cold out- …

Morning Smoothies!

Good Morning Smoothies . . . Morning smoothies are my new favorite. It’s a new year and new life lessons are behind …

It’s Been Awhile

It’s been awhile since I added to this story. Life has been full- endings and beginnings. I’m a caregiver, I know that …

Visit to the Northwoods

I’m so excited that we got to spend time with our grandson recently. Summer is winding down and it’s good to see …

Teddy Bears and Totem Poles

I was looking for a pattern to make our grandson a fabric ball for his first birthday this month. I ran across …

Love this bug. . . and Olive Us

This is the family of Gabrielle Blair, of Design Mom,  one of my favorite blogs to read.The Blair’s live in France, but …