A Typical Day….because you asked.

For what it’s worth (and because I’ve been asked), this is my basic schedule since we moved about 6 weeks ago. I’ve included the other stuff too, just to give you an idea of how I work around everything else. Our mornings are prepped the night before, (because as I’m sure you know, chopping celery… Continue reading A Typical Day….because you asked.

Birthday Baking and My First 3D Cake

In this post, I’m participating in Tempt My Tummy Tuesday, and Tuesdays at the Table Wee one #1 turned 10 this summer, and he wanted a serious birthday bash to celebrate. I’m always up for throwing birthday parties, as I’m sure you’re well aware at this point, so once he figured out his guest list… Continue reading Birthday Baking and My First 3D Cake

Cookie Packages and Christmas Twinkleberries

When I baked and decorated the snazzy sugar cookies earlier this week for the Daring Baker challenge last month, I mentioned they were destined for our neighbour’s tummies, since we were going to package them up and give them out when we walk around introducing ourselves. We live in a seasonal area, and as we… Continue reading Cookie Packages and Christmas Twinkleberries

Snazzy Sugar Cookies – Daring Baker Challenge Sept 2010

In this post, I’m participating in The Daring Kitchen, Tempt My Tummy Tuesday, and Tuesdays at the Table The September 2010 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Mandy of “What the Fruitcake?!” Mandy challenged everyone to make Decorated Sugar Cookies based on recipes from Peggy Porschen and The Joy of Baking. This was my first… Continue reading Snazzy Sugar Cookies – Daring Baker Challenge Sept 2010

Good Morning Girls & My Wonderful, Sleeping Husband

In this post, I’m participating in Marriage Mondays. This morning I had what I often refer to as a ‘God moment’. To my non-Christian readers, I am not about to start thumping my Bible no worries, and to my Christian readers I’m not trying to play down a connection to God by being flippant about… Continue reading Good Morning Girls & My Wonderful, Sleeping Husband