Monthly Archives: May 2011

Making Pear Butter

I got a bee in my bonnet recently to make some pear butter (as opposed to apple butter). I wish I could say that this bee didn’t buzz because I had some pears that were sitting on my kitchen counter … Continue reading

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Friday Finds: Bathtub Crayons, Tortillas, Salad, Fruit Leather, Waffles and Silly Dogs

Happy Friday! Here are some links I thought were worth sharing: I think it would be fun to make our own bathtub crayons using this recipe from Somewhat Simple. Reading this post from Makes and Takes, makes even me want … Continue reading

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Weedless Wednesday!

Hi there, Since we are in vegetable garden mode, I thought it might be nice to occasionally add a new blog “feature” (that sounds a bit highfaluting, but you know what I’m getting at) called Weedless Wednesday. In this space … Continue reading

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Mountain of Muffins: Spice, Cranberry, and Berry

Happy Monday! I like to put a muffin in our sack lunches and our stash was getting a little bit low. So we recently made about 3 dozen muffins for freezing. We used the Muffins, Infinite Ways recipe from Mark … Continue reading

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Mini Raised Bed Vegetable Garden

Faithful readers (love you guys!) of this blog know that starting this blog fulfilled one of three of my new years resolutions for 2011. The other resolutions were to run a half marathon (scheduled for next month) and to grow … Continue reading

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Friday Finds: Graduation, Canning, Cupcake Fondue, and Running

Hi There! Happy Friday! Happy Mid-May! Here are some links I wanted to share from the week: Graduation season is just around the corner and here’s some graduation ideas from Skip to my Lou. I really like the peanut butter  … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebration: Decorations, Dessert, and Gift

Over the weekend we celebrated the birthday of a special lady — my mom. A lovely lady who has an enormous positive impact in the life of our family each and every day. Here’s a sneak peak at the decorations: … Continue reading

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