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Random Thoughts

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  Do you ever have one of those moments when life looks so beautiful all around you? Breakfast looked this way Saturday morning…so I told my kids I wanted to take a photo. There were fresh peaches looking so peachy in the dough bowl, and cantaloupe too. The chocolate chip pancakes were still warm, and […]

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More About the Potager

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So, you want to know what’s growing in our Potager? Well, to begin with, lots of herbs. And this Spring, I’m using one of my favorite vintage finds as an herb garden display…a Ferry-Morse Seed cart. It’s a perfect chippy green, with little compartments, just right for holding zinc pots full of herb clippings. In […]

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An Herb Wreath & Watermelon Salad

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The herbs are all blooming in the garden! I wanted to make an herb wreath this spring…using fresh herbs. I’ve had a few favorite herb wreaths pinned to my Garden Pinterest Board for a while…and finally had a chance to make one while Amy from Tennessee was here 🙂 So, we gathered these herbs: sage, […]

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Our Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies

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  April…you are welcome here 😉 Truly one of my favorite months…April brings some of the best days of the year, don’t you think? Spring fever has set in around here, and we find ourselves quickly getting through our school work to move onto outdoor activities. Gardening, baseball, cleaning out the chicken coop are a […]

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A Savory Spring Salad

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I don’t know about you, but I love a really good salad. I mean, I’m a could-eat-salad-every-single-day kinda girl 🙂 And this salad…oh you’re going to want to rush to the market (we call it grocery store) and get these simple ingredients right away… This time of year, when the veggies are fresh, I enjoy […]

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Blueberry Oatmeal Lemon-Glazed Cookies

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Yes, I know that’s a mouthful of a title, isn’t it? And it’s a mouthful of goodness, too 🙂 You HAVE to try this sweet recipe!     I found the recipe HERE at a Happy Food Dance. Jessica has a really great blog, with fabulous recipes. And her food photos are so pretty and […]

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Our Favorite Homemade Pizza

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Happy first week of March! Oh Spring, where are you?? Surely, you will show yourself soon 🙂 I miss you!! With all this cold, dreary weather, we cook comfort food. Being inside day after day, comfort food is needed to make us all feel better. Yummy, hot pizza is definitely one recipe we turn to. […]

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All About February

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Hello out there! Anyone still hanging around blog land? I have been planning to post about so many things this winter, and it just has not worked out for me… So, I’m a little “under the weather” with a nasty cold, and now have plenty of time. And I thought I’d just share some random […]

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