brand new month, brand new happenings to post about :: new kettle dyed colorway. i plan to knit something for luca. pants probably. i have been undeniably drawn to aqua blue lately. new bag listed in the shop today. i really love this one. new craving for an old favorite. this chai concentrate is so, … Continue reading september 2010 happenings
this is a variation of the irish cream recipe i posted last year. obviously with a new baby on the way i will refrain from sipping irish cream in my coffee this holiday season. instead i plan to see how many bottles of this dreamy concoction i can knock back before january… here is the … Continue reading peppermint mocha :: a recipe
every season my husband and i make several batches of irish cream to gift to our friends, family and neighbors. it is super simple, and has become a super popular gift with our crowd. we collect bottles throughout the year~ after trying empty bottles from different types of liquor we decided our favorite containers are … Continue reading homemade spirits~ a holiday tradition
we have an easy bake oven! it was actually niko’s but has been packed away in the garage for probably three years. i mentioned the easy bake oven to esme’ earlier in the week and she has talked about nothing else since. i told her we would bake this weekend. tuesday came, “is it the … Continue reading easy peasy and toxin free!
my friend amy recently gave me a bag of amish friendship bread starter. someone brings friendship bread to nearly every pot luck i attend. it is delicious, and now i can finally make my own! so here it is, our very first batch~ butterscotch cake! it disappeared very quickly so i am guessing it was … Continue reading friendship is sweet!
under the bridge and over the dam looking for berries, berries for jam ~from Jamberry by bruce degen strawberries were on sale at my local grocery store this weekend so i packed 4 pounds of them home to make freezer jam! here is the recipe i used: INGREDIENTS:4 cups crushed fresh strawberries (my 4 pounds … Continue reading jam berries