Category Archives: Cooking

Holiday Whatnot

I’ve seen people do this before and always meant to try it myself.  How cool do Christmas lights look all blurred out?! BTW, so sad Christmas lights go away after the New Year.  They help me chipper up through the long … Continue reading

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Backyard Campout

Just a few quick photos of a great idea, a backyard campout… Not that anyone actually slept the night out there, but there was a tent, should anyone have wanted to. And adequate lighting… And the all important s’mores.  I … Continue reading

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Basil

It’s a good thing this is my favorite to harvest from the garden because not much else is panning out for us.  The neighbors’ trees are creeping in on our sunlight and the tomatoes are spindly little things.  At least … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth

  This was my last-minute attempt at a festive dessert for the holiday.  I was in a mad dash to get it photographed because the boys were impatient to eat and even more excited to go shoot off some (very … Continue reading

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No, I Was Not Abducted by Aliens

Let’s see, what’s been going on around here… Multiple snow storms, multiple colds, a birthday, some sewing, a baby shower, three batches of cupcakes (one of which was trashed-how do you screw up box cupcakes?), pretty much no yoga (sad … Continue reading

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The Last of Summer

Back in October I brought in the last of the tomatoes, including a ton of green ones.  After years of frustration and experimentation we only grow Romas and cherry or grape tomatoes because that’s what the squirrels won’t eat.  Anyway, they took their … Continue reading

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