Category Archives: baking

Time vs. Speed

I have run straight, smack dab, face planted in fact, into the phenomenon of time vs. speed.  It is almost Christmas – less than two weeks away – and I am stunned by the speed with which this last year has … Continue reading

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Knitting on the Summer Side

  I know it is not Officially Summer yet, but my garden doesn’t believe it, everything is blooming early!  The weather has been so warm.  Monday evening it was too hot to knit!  I mean – that hardly ever happens!  So … Continue reading

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Easy Birds Nest Cookies

I needed to bake…. I wanted to bake…. and I had a craving for Birds Nest Cookies.  So I went looking at recipe’s and then blended a few to come up with my own!   Here is my easy recipe … Continue reading

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Sea Change

A “sea change” around here usually means that a change in the weather is coming –  most of our weather comes from the direction of the Ocean!  Right now there is a bite in the breeze – the skies are changing … Continue reading

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My new stove arrived yesterday – be still my pounding heart!  A new stove is not generally what makes my heart pound – but this is the second new stove I have ever purchases and that is pretty exciting! About … Continue reading

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Maid of Honor Tarts – Making Memories

Ever heard of “Jam Bottoms” or maybe “Maid of Honor” Tarts. Well today I made them for the first time, and at the same time evoked many memories for myself and my family.  Tom helped me – the pastry had … Continue reading

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Christmas Preparations Under Way!

It is really starting to feel like Christmas! This morning we did our shopping and picked up the turkey.  It now resides in the fridge downstairs. Then we took Sophie for a walk at Piper’s Lagoon. Then we put the … Continue reading

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