Monthly Archives: January 2012

Death by Chocolate

Fifteen pounds of chocolate, two quarts of cream and another pant size later, we have gotten ourselves past our third Death by Chocolate event. The North Dakota Girl Scouts put on this fundraiser every year. This is the third time … Continue reading

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Closet full of Memories

I’ve been on a purge binge. Now, keep in mind I’m not really much of a house keeper. I spend way too much time in the greenhouse, bakeshop and outside so I’m not actually in the house much. When I … Continue reading

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This strange winter is getting more like a real winter. No snow yet, but the temperatures are dropping. Yesterday there were sundogs. They were nearly a rainbow, glowing from the ground up on both sides of the lowering sun. Normally … Continue reading

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Yes, but………

Everyone is loving the weather this winter. We had a bit of snow in November. Not much. December was unseasonably warm as is January so far. Usually we have a few feet of snow and are belly aching about below … Continue reading

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Spaghetti and Meatballs

Mark and I eat out a lot. We know we shouldn’t. Often when acquaintances see us eating out they give us a hard time because we cater and have a seasonal restaurant. “Why are you eating out when you make … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Last February a friend suggested I start blogging. Since she is usually telling me to simplify, I thought she was joking, but she wasn’t. I didn’t know much about blogging, but it had interested me for a while. The time … Continue reading

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