Text messages allow conversations to be silent. At 5:15 this morning, I learned the message came in at 10 last night: Grandma’s in the hospital with a high fever and a very low white cell count. Papa’s worried Anxiety begins to build as the summer’s rays fill the room: A heat wave is coming, the […]
Today, I’m talking about keeping your joy on Holley Gerth’s Coffee for Your Heart blog link-up. One minute ago, I entered a crowd of strangers gathered in a friend’s backyard, and already I’d stepped in it. I looked at my feet wondering what in the world felt as slick as ice. And there it was. […]
January Is a Time to Reflect, Set Goals for Your Homestead When it comes to goal setting around the homestead, January can feel like a river bank where we stand on the edge of Now, gaze across the rushing water, searching for Later, on the Far Bank. I chart my course, step on each goal, and hope I […]
LAST MINUTE GARDEN GIFT IDEAS GUIDE I completely understand your dilemma. My decorating, shopping and baking tasks aren’t done either. Actually, I just started. I guess that makes me an expert on seeking out the perfect last-minute gifts for gardeners–at the very last-minute. The good news is I found many of these items on Amazon–the specialists […]
It’s Easy to Make the Perfect Latte or Mocha Latte Coffee at Home with the Right Tools Living far from a great café is the perfect incentive to learn to make delicious mocha coffee drinks –cafe-style– from scratch at home. The only piece of “fancy” equipment I use is the Capresso.