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Early Spring Gardening

The fruit trees are blooming. The fragrance is sweet and rare. I stopped to breathe it in.

Pollinators buzzed, providing hope for a good crop of apples and pears, dampened only slightly by yesterday’s rain. 235 more words

Local Food

Apple, Pear and Cranberry Pie

Since I last posted, I had my last day as a professional baker, got a job working at a tech company that connects local restaurants to people in offices who want lunch, joined a new fitness community that twerks for a workout and was… 514 more words


Slow Cooker Apple Butter

Love apple butter? Well just keep cooking those apples right past the applesauce stage and you’ll have warm and delicious apple butter for your morning toast. 109 more words


Apple Pie Omelet

I went looking for something new to try for breakfast earlier this week, something that we already had the ingredients to make.  I came across this recipe and the name of it caught my interest, but at the same time kind of made me think, “Yuck, apples in scrambled eggs?”  Then, you look at the other ingredients in the recipe, and you realize that this probably isn’t going to taste like your typical omelet that has meat and veggies in it, but more like a “dessert,” and you think “Ah, what do I have to lose, we’re going to try this! 321 more words



Preparing snacks for tomorrow’s day trip to Leipzig!


Chocolate! Macadamia (Alpen-Vollmilchschokolade mit halben Macadamia-Nuessen)! A new flavour from Ritter Sport!

Muesli Riegel! Both chocolate-flavoured & hazelnut-flavoured! 23 more words


Life and Death (continued)

In my last post I mentioned how peaceful it had been when Dexter and I went for a walk yesterday. Having said that, something was preying at the back of my mind. 358 more words


It's Friday!

Αφιερωμένο στην Ισιδώρα ;) την πιο πιστή αναγνώστρια του “it’s friday”!