“Wee” Apple Pies

I love to quilt, cook, and create (doesn’t that sound more industrious than playing, even though it really is kind of playing?) and I REALLY love to put all three of those things together! Which is what I get to do several times a year when I cook for my friend Carrie’s quilt retreats. I…

Leaf Peeping in New England

Last week I met my Dad and my sister, Aimee in Boston where we began our dream vacation photographing and enjoying the fall beauty of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine. We also gathered there to celebrate our Dad’s 84th birthday. The week was filled with planes, trains, automobiles, (including Uber and the backseat of a…

Garlic Love

I am always amazed that anything in my yard, let alone my garden makes it through our zone 3 winters! Especially on those years when winter starts so early. Like it did this weekend. After listening to many forecasts warning of the upcoming blizzard my husband and I worked like crazy Friday morning getting the…