Horse hair & straw padding? No way! After a year and a half of stitching, my recovered footstool is a beauty!
Soup for the Soul
Share the love. Support your community farmers markets and local food pantries.
Best Thing about Winter? It’s Citrus Season!
Try these 5 citrus recipes ranging from breakfast to dessert!
Feliz Año Nuevo! Ringing in 2023 with a Spanish Progressive Dinner
What glorious food we enjoyed during our New Year’s Eve progressive dinner! Take a look at the Spanish fare – you might want to buy the cookbook!
5 Homemade Charcuterie Board Food Gifts
Including handcrafted items is my way of making food gifts personal. Here are five quick & simple recipes that make great additions to a charcuterie board and include treats for gluten-free and vegetarian preferences.
Our Opening Night on the “Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes”
Take a peek inside our Italianate 1876 Fixer Upper decorated for the holidays!
Make-ahead Butternut Squash Ravioli – Perfect for Thanksgiving!
The big time-saver here is using packaged wonton wrappers for the pasta!
Leaf Printing Thanksgiving Napkins with Bridget
Fabric painting is something I’ve really enjoyed doing with my grandchildren. This time, Bridget & I made a dozen cloth napkins for her Thanksgiving table.
Revisiting the Arts + Culture of Canada’s First Nations
We found a heightened cultural awareness and sensitivity for the Native peoples of the Pacific Northwest as we traveled through British Columbia.
Afternoon Tea is Truly a Treat at Western Canada’s Fairmont Hotels
Beautiful & delicious food and settings! The afternoon teas we shared will be some of the best memories of our 50th anniversary “celebration tour.”.