Category Archives: Desserts

Have you noticed “rules” about Christmas decorations popping up all over the internet, admonishing those who begin too early: “2. All Christmas decor must be brought out and set up after December 1st.” Yes, #2 because in all likelihood there’s also a #1 rule that I haven’t even heard of yet { and I choose to be blissfully unaware […]

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Our fall has left us with a sudden drop of snow, but I’d love to share the touches of fall I still have around my home, with a few fall decorating ideas: a tablescape idea and simple changes I’ve made around here now that our Thanksgiving is over and we are just starting to think […]

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Spinning rapturously on their delicate stems, these lovely ladies made the most gorgeous display yesterday.. then with a light gust of wind danced and scattered. ♥ Nature is almost always most resplendent right at the end of a season There is such beauty in the full bloom of a rose.. its tender petals softly curved and paper thin.. transparent and […]

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♥ As you may have heard, we’re in need of a little cheer around here today, something bright, warm and autumnal looking.. like these Carrot Cake Jam Bars. Having an unexpected snow day meant running outside at 7:00 am in one’s robe to smash the snow off of precious groaning tree limbs, many around the city snapped […]

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Aren’t these the cutest little Pavlova’s? I’m certain most of you know these were named after Anna Pavlova, the Russian ballerina. She must have been such an entrancing dancer! I’d love to have a dessert named after me.. something so lightly sweet and airy as these ones. These little treats are to have a crunchy outer shell and […]

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