Young women: Less voting, more Tinder. It’s for the best.

Fox News’s “The Five” wants young women to know that you’re really too stupid right now to participate in public life. Not too stupid in general — someday, you’ll be old enough and conservative enough to vote or serve on juries. Just not right now ....more

Cardamom Coconut Zucchini Bread {Gluten-free!}

Happy Friday, fine folks! I bring to you some tasty breakfast bread that will help balance out all that candy you are bound to eat tonight, if you haven’t already been digging into that Trick-or-Treat supply… This flavorful coconut zucchini bread is gently wrapped in an array of spices, with the standout star being cardamom. Each bite slightly reminiscent of the favored chai tea, you will love a piece or two to start of your day, or even … Read more.. ....more

Friday Link-up and Loving Lately

Hi all! First, thank you so much for all your messages about Felix. I loved that big lump ....more

#JollofGate - Showing Jamie Oliver The Real Jollof Rice

But is there really a "real jollof rice"? Below are some of what I've cooked and called jollof rice in my time.Continue reading » ...more

October 31st...

Happy Halloween... ... from our house to yours. I'm not quite sure where the summer went ....more


I was a shy kid growing up and I still can have my moments, but something about dressing up and eating tons of candy always made an impact on me. I dont have a huge sweet tooth (like I would keep most of my candy for a year and then just toss it for some new stuff) but I think that has changed over the years. Some good carmel and chocolate....mmmm! ...more

Tutorial: How To Make A Fox Cake Topper

It’s Autumn here in New England and my backyard is alive with woodland critters. I see chipmunks, deer, squirrels and even black bear! But on rare occasions, I’ll get a peek at a quick moving fox ....more

If You Don't Like Our Weather, Just Wait a Minute

It has been said that the state motto of Montana could be, "If you don't like the weather, wait a minute." I took some photos which show just how variable our weather can be - even on a mild fall day....more

Pumpkin Fun Facts and Simple Recipes

I’m over at Hobby Farms today sharing a fun article I wrote all about pumpkins. I included everything from simple recipes to fun facts and long term storage tips to ways to use pumpkin on the farm. I would love for you to pop on over and enjoy it! ...more

Aren't You Too Old to Say "My Bad?"

Why does the X & Y generation get to have all the new, fun slanguage? They get to say "totes" and "probs" and "adorbs." But how original is that? Because of their lazy tongues, they shorten or abbreviate a word and then it hits it big time and catches on with the masses....more