I suppose I expected this, but maybe not to the degree at which I’m slowing. My productive time is dwindling daily, and I’m finding everyday tasks are taking longer. I can usually get through unloading the dishwasher before I need … Continue reading
Category Archives: Fruit
Please Do Not Throw Me In Someone’s Face
Cream pies – so many levels of delicious. On a number of occasions I have done at-home bake sales to help someone or some cause raise money. It’s win-win for me. I get to bake, someone else gets to eat … Continue reading
Moving Woes and Birthday Pie
There always seems to be one box that goes missing during moving. Unfortunately, my one missing box contained a number of kitchen items that while at first didn’t seem necessary, have become increasingly frustrating to do without. My most recently … Continue reading
I Scream. You Scream.
We all scream for roasted blackberry chocolate chip ice cream! Okay, that’s a mouthful, but you can bet that all this wordy work will be rewarded with a tasty mouthful of amazingly delicious ice cream. Ice cream has always been a … Continue reading
Not Creme Brûlée – But Close!
We have a new rule in our house: I am not allowed to bake anything if it is over 90°F outside. I made that mistake the week we moved in. Apparently Chicago was having itself a nice little heat wave … Continue reading
A Taste of Home
I love my husband. Since being married, we have lived now in three different houses. This last move was obviously the most substantial – 2,000+ miles is nothing to sneeze at. Something I didn’t anticipate was having to completely restock … Continue reading