September 23, 2019

 This is lower fat but delicious. 

I wanted flavor and yet it be not as high in calories and fat so I can be a bit more heavy handed with it. You don't need to use just basil. I have made some delicious pesto with a blend of basil and kale and also basil and arugula.

I...

September 8, 2019

Sunday mornings/early afternoon musings
I have a fairly flexible life.

I work from home and being self employed I work weird hours as I'm inspired or need to. Sometimes I'll start earlier and end earlier. Sometimes I'll start later and end later. Often I'll start later...

July 22, 2019

I’ll be back Thursday. Preparing for market Saturday. But until then, I’m beaching. Swimming. Walking. Spending time with my family. Reading. And a bit of spinning!  

December 26, 2018

Taking a few days off from working. Kidlet has come down with a cold. So I’m making more elderberry syrup. We go thru this all winter long.

I use 2 cups dried elderberry, 8 cups water and add vanilla, lemon, cinnamon, cloves, ginger, and cardamom. This is what I have o...

September 17, 2018

Just got finished with the stress about hurricane Florence heading thru the Carolinas. Thing is, the eastern part of the state was smacked down. We didn’t get it so much here in the mountains. And the sun is out this morning.  


But it did cause stress and anxiety. I got...

May 14, 2018














Been having a good year. So far. Ups and downs because my parents are aging and I know that I have a period of grace with them. But in the meantime I’ll be grateful to have them.
Business is still good. I’m making and selling and supporting my family.

And it’s the mo...