Monthly Archives: October 2015

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

This is my favorite cookie recipe, it’s very American in style. This makes quite a big batch. I usually save some of the batter to make fresh another day unless I am baking for a crowd. The batter will keep … Continue reading

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What a terrific time of year it is. I added to my Halloween decoration collection this year with a fun new bunting to match the quilt I made last year. So boo to you!

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Fruit Salad Tips and Tricks

I’ve spent literally weeks of my life making fruit salad over the past few years. There are some definite tricks that I’ve learned and I thought I’d share, though this is technically not a recipe! Buy fruit that you like … Continue reading

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Book Journal

Books are a major part of my inner life. I average about 3 books a month, and read a wide range from biographies to science fiction to murder mysteries to just about anything that catches my fancy. I don’t feel … Continue reading

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New Header for the Fall

I’m removing the header photo I had on my site since early summer. This image was from my trip to Dingle, County Kerry, or as I sometimes refer to it “The Ireland of Postcards.” It’s a magical place! I’ve added … Continue reading

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