Featured for October


Spooky spider sugar cookies

Happy Halloween!! I hope everyone is enjoying this spooky time of year with the goblins a ghooling and the spiders a spinning and eve...

Hearty and Creamy Crab Bisque

During my tour of Newport, RI, I had some outstanding lobster bisque. You can read about it in the previous post if you wish to. In fact...

Food and Recipes


Tomato and orzo salad

This dish has summer written all over it. Fresh tomatoes and sweet basil straight from the garden give life to a bright summer side dish...

Life and Travel


A day out with Thomas

Over the hills and through the woods, to Thomas the train we go. From August through December, the little blue engine hosts a lively little ...

Home and Garden


Gerbera Daisy Photo Shoot

A rainy late summer morning doesn't seem ideal for a photo shoot, until our newly bloomed Gerbera Daisy began to glisten with drops of rain....