As I write this there are still about 200,000 people ithout power on Long Island. Many right in my village here are still suffering. We were very, very blessed. But we did have some casualties. Mostly of the shrub species. Honestly, in a way it was a good thing. Our yard is not what anyone […]
After the flurry of activity last week and anticipating the flurry of activity next week, I have been reveling in the brief respite of this week and enjoying all things domestic. Cooking, baking, cleaning, puttering and flower arranging. I do love being home. A quick trip to the thrift store resulted in a few treasures. […]
"brown paper pacakges tied up with string,these are a few of my favorite things." Ok, I took some poetic license there. It actually came in a postal mailer which is white, but it is one of my favorite things. Michele's planner arrived today! A new planner to play with!!!
When stuck inside with another foot of snow piled up against the door what else is there to do but cook? Oh, I could work (overdue article) or clean (yeah, right) but there is something satisfying about heating up the oven and filling bellies in this kind of weather. So I baked an applesauce cake, […]
I hope everyone is having a happy Monday! Mine has been very nice since Dave has been home and I spent a few hours with some wonderful friends. Such a nice way to spend a Monday. This weekend found me puttering around the house cleaning and tossing and generally trying to spiff up the innards […]