Monthly Archives: December 2011

Lets play another game of ‘Guess That Plant’…

Whist out hunting for our tree, down by the fence line – we have a 15 ft hill of old composted horse manure – which is the most wonderful soil on the whole property, and the moose love it. And … Continue reading

Posted in Working Hard | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Blessings of the season

I spent the morning with my eldest son, and my husband hunting the woods around the house for this year’s tree. David and Frosty and I spent the afternoon decorating it, with James kitbitzing. The Feychild will be home from … Continue reading

Posted in Hardly Working | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My love affair with Nigella Lawson…

Nigella Lawson “My Love Affair with Salted Caramel” I love this article… I love the way Nigella speaks and writes and thinks about food. There are a lot of chefs and cooks out there from Julie Child, to Alton Brown … Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Cheesy Chicken Potato Bites

I adapted this one from another recipe I found somewhere …. the dogs can’t get enough of em, but then the dogs can’t get enough of any of the home baked treats Cheesy Potato Bites: 1 cup instant mashed potatoes … Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

This taking a break thing is hard work!

Sooooooooooooo…. I’d promised myself I’d take the month of December off of working on the house. I wanted to enjoy the holidays, we have company visiting (my son David is here from Toronto) and I just wanted to relax and … Continue reading

Posted in Hardly Working, Working Hard | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment