Tag Archives: Baking

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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21 years ago today we were blessed with the birth of our second child Phillip Edward Bamber He came quietly into our lives on the afternoon of October 30, 1993 Never a baby that cried much, Phil preferred to be the observer of this crazy world around him. To this day this is a side […]

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I apologize for my absence here, sometimes I think it’s important to step away, sometimes, and place your instrument down.. whether it be a cello, a paintbrush, spoon or keyboard in order to create again. I am just busy living this crazy wonderful life of ours on this planet. We had a lovely, quiet few days of […]

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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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