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Delectable Brownies

“What’s the point of having a book club if you don’t get to eat brownies and drink wine?” Jami Attenberg I started making these brownies years ago. It’s from the Bakers Unsweetened Chocolate package. They are easy to throw together and I always have these ingredients on hand. I get request for this recipe often which must mean they are tasty. I reduce the … Read More Delectable Brownies


Being present

Be happy in the moment, that’s enough. Each moment is all we need, not more. Mother Teresa Bee with Allium, Carolina Spicebush, Ninebark, and a little froggy friend Something I’ve noticed in my early days of blogging, I am looking deeper into my garden than ever before. Of course, I’ve always spent a lot of time in the garden, especially around this time of … Read More Being present

Holy Cow Cinnamon Bread

Anyone who gives you a cinnamon roll fresh out of the oven is a friend for life. Daniel Handler When my daughters were young, the whole family loved expensive, high-quality bread. We ate so much of it that one day I decided it would be a more affordable option to start making my own bread. I invested in a Korean Zojirushi full loaf bread … Read More Holy Cow Cinnamon Bread


Leaf me alone

The little things that run the world Harvard biologist Edward O. Wilson Little homes for little bugs Now that spring is finally getting into its groove, I know you must be itching to get outside and take advantage of the newfound warmth and light. Especially now that the snow has melted, everyone wants to start cleaning up their messy gardens. It’s so hard not … Read More Leaf me alone