Category Archives: Poet’s Corner

Behind the Scenes: A Blog Tour of My Writing

I was asked to join a writing blog tour, so this post is a departure from the norm. My food writing friend, Marlene

This Room

Temperatures are dropping to minus 40 C. The pup and I will be tucked in, next to the fire.. { She’s just been

Just a Smidgen ~ Smidge’s Favorites from Last Year!

In addition to the Top 10 viewed Crafts, DIY and Recipes, here are Smidge’s favorite much-loved posts from Just a

An Autumn Evening – Lucy Maud Montgomery

Autumn is the such a brief but beautiful gift. I love this poem “An Autumn Evening” by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Gluten Free Pumpkin and Applesauce Granola

I love the seasonal change over to fall recipes, I think it’s the contrast of all the deep earthy flavors

Wear Gratitude Like a Cloak ~ Rumi

♥ Some I know have had, still have such difficult, even tragic lives.. and yet they continue to amaze me with

A Class of Students ~ A Clutch of Wings

There is something so evocative about watching wild birds at play in the hush of the wee morning hours, before everyone

Cardamom Orange Zest Pansy Cookies

Deja-vu.. you may have seen these Cardamom Orange Zest Pansy Cookies already. { Well, that name was a mouthful wasn&#

The Mosaic Heart

A friend once told me, after the loss of a friendship, that every person who touches our lives become a part of the

When We Were Small

What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Roaring Lions Winter Ale Chili

One of my most curious discoveries of Cross-Country Skiing was the sound your skis make behind you.. you could

grace

grace “I do not at all understand the mystery of grace – only that it meets us where we are but does not

The Snowbird Hawthorne

To begin.. A fire.. friends.. music.. and earthy nourishment surfeits the heart’s own hunger…  

Wanderlust..

♥ “gâteau au café     café cake    caffè torta      císte