Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

I’m always delighted to discover sparkling jars of my Chunky Cranberry Apple Chutney hiding behind the apricot jam! Dollops of ruby red chutney smeared over thick slices of bread, sandwiched amidst slices of aged cheddar then grilled in all its melted molten loveliness.. has to be one of my favorite comfort foods. So even if […]

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Maybe it was the thrill of operating a digger and dozer in Vegas, or wearing a real hard hat. I was definitely inspired by those DIY birch bark covered candles I made before Thanksgiving. Perhaps it was the sugar high after enjoying a slice of Lumberjack Kit Kat Cake.. or the Christmas decor that has […]

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Birthdays on one side of our family are clustered. Our two children, their sweet cousin Georgie, auntie and their Nanna were all born in October. So it was an easy decision to celebrate them all on Monday after our Thanksgiving dinner, since we had already gathered at our home. ♥ A few days before, Phil […]

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  ♥ Some I know have had, still have such difficult, even tragic lives.. and yet they continue to amaze me with their courage and grace, their love.. and most of all their ability to still feel gratitude for all the blessings in their lives. These loved ones inspire and lift us all up to […]

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