Monthly Archives: January, 2012

Pictures from my week

A few pictures from Wednesday evening and Thursday. A soup, that turned out too salty. I hope you have had a great week.  I will see you again on Monday.

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Why teenagers are like zombies, an odd birthday post

My teen-aged son is sick right now, the poor dear. His illness and 102. degree fever kept us home on New Year’s Eve and had us at the doctor bright and early on Monday morning. The conclusion? A sinus infection and a (double, meaning both ears) ear infection. “The Boy” as I like to call …


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Slow Cooker Apple-Pear Butter

Apple-Pear Butter Slow Cookers are wonders when it comes to cooking beans, chili, roasts, soups and stews. Slow Cookers are also wonderful for making apple sauces, cranberry sauce and apple-pear butter. I hope you’ll join Allie and me for this week’s slow cooker link-up. Apple-Pear Butter, slightly adapted from a Martha Stewart recipe Wash, seed …

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2011 in review

Happy New Year! May 2012 be beautiful, blessed and full of love for you. If you’re out merry making, be safe on your way home. If you’re interested….. The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. …

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