This weekend, on a beautiful fall day, my family and I went to an art-park. That makes it sound commercial, but it’s the simplest way to explain it. A sprawling area of maintained and manicured acreage that is peppered with modern art pieces of all shapes, sizes and materials. Many pieces are huge installations and… Continue reading Art? I see Cake.
As I mentioned, we had a birthday in our house this week. Such goodness flowing on these days, I just love it. Birthday days are so good they even can make one hundred degree heat bearable. Fancy that. I wanted to share a simple recipe for Homemade Chocolate Frosting with you. See, that canned Betty… Continue reading Give me Real
Carpe Diem Joy Bliss Watch a child on his or her birthday and you see these amazing things in action. Eh-hem, we adults have much to learn. We gnash our teeth and refuse to say our age. We fret over new gray hairs. We complain about slight but natural aches and pains that come with… Continue reading Lots to Learn
As I mentioned in a prior post, I love theme-ish dinners. I don’t want the United Nations of flavors on my palate all in one sitting. Some cohesion, please…give it to me from at least the same region. Southern, Eastern European, Italian, Polynesian. Just have there be a running thread somehow, that’s all I ask.… Continue reading A Kinder, Gentler Banana Cake