I have a confession to make. My husband and I have been exchanging Easter baskets, unfailingly every year, since we first met ten years ago. Is that… Read more “Easter Confessions”
It’s worth a shot. There’s only so much blowing of the nose my poor nostrils can take.
We are most definitely NOT all created equal.
Note to self: check front doorstep before starting the evening’s routine of cutting candy labels. It was only after my husband and I had finished cutting 180… Read more “Best $23 I Ever Spent”
Some households practice fire drills. Mine practices Farmers’ Market Drills. In preparation for the start of the Proctor Farmers’ Market regular season, I thought it would be a… Read more “Farmers’ Market Drill”
Thinking of someone? Let him or her know with a Little Gift! A Little Gift is a single hand-crafted confection packaged in an adorable 1.5″ gift box.… Read more “Little Gifts”
When I woke up this morning, the spaces between the blinds of the bedroom window were still dark. I reached for my phone on the window sill,… Read more “Welcome to the 2017 Proctor Farmers’ Market!”
Today was my big home kitchen inspection day, the culmination of hours of deep-cleaning, rearranging, bargain-hunting on Craiglist for pet gates, and more deep-cleaning. But so worth… Read more “Open for Business!”
Day 19—Baking Day, heralded by rays of sunlight streaming through windows and trumpets sounding from lofty parapets. Okay, there weren’t really trumpets, just the robotic chime of… Read more “Stalking the Wild Yeast, Part 5”
Day 18 was a Sunday. My starter was now three days behind schedule. Although it bubbled up roughly eight hours after feeding, its interior still did not… Read more “Stalking the Wild Yeast, Part 4”