• Fa-fah Focaccia!

    During the harsh months of winter warming, soulful foods make the dark days and cold nights less of a challenge.  Now that spring is finally here I realize that I’ve become a bit of a focaccia fool.  Focaccia became my go to side dish for soups and stews, and I got to the point that […]

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  • Jamaica Me Crazy

    About this time of year I’m so sick of winter I could scream.  Given the horrific blizzard we had a few weeks ago that feeling has multiplied exponentially.  Add to this a little homesickness and a craving for some quality mommy time (yes, I still say mommy) and the normal dream of garden beauty or plans […]

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  • All Natural DIY Facial

    We’ve produced our first video!!  You can view it here.  I’ve shared a 5 step facial that you can do at home with products found in your pantry and refrigerator.  Check the bottom of the page for the benefits of each ingredient. Step 1 – Cleanse 1 tablespoon aloe vera 1 tablespoon raw honey 1/2 […]

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  • Sweet Treats for Snow Day

    If you live anywhere on the East Coast you experienced some form of the nasty nor’easter that blew through a week ago.  After three days of healthy, home cooked meals I realized that I made a complete waste of quality time for sharing.  With that in mind I remembered to grab my camera before starting […]

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  • Cheers to the New Year

    Trust me, I do realize tomorrow is VALENTINE’S Day, but I am just now getting back on the ball with the blog for 2017.  I don’t know about you, but the holidays really take it out of me and the additional work of doing a few holiday markets REALLY was a lot more work than […]