Reblog — I don’t usually do this…

Yes, reblog is a real word.  I don’t usually do this, but I’m reblogging a post from a lovely woman (Celi, short for Cecilia) who blogs at about life on her farm.  I’ve come to look forward to reading her thoughts daily.  This particular post has stuck with me since she ran it and I feel like it is… Read more »

Fall Spice Muffins. Yum.

Dana   September 25, 2015   No Comments on Fall Spice Muffins. Yum.
Spice Muffin 3

What is it about Fall that makes seemingly sane people go all crazy for Pumpkin Spice everything?  I will admit that there are times when I succumb to the siren song of that iconic flavor, but sometimes just plain spice is even better.  At least in my opinion. I recently found and made this recipe for Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins…. Read more »

I don’t buy cupcake liners any more….


… because I found out how easy it is to make my own liners!  I followed the directions that I found here.  (I’ve since found may other websites that show this same technique, but this is the one I saw first.) I have found that most of the baking that I do these days involves ingredients that stick to regular… Read more »

What’s this “Primal” thing?

Curried Vegetables 2

Since it’s Friday, I thought I’d keep it short and sweet. In my post on Wednesday I mentioned that is working for me eating-wise is a “primal” diet.  (BTW — I use diet in the scientific sense of the word meaning a pattern of eating, not a way of losing weight.)  Unless you’ve been doing the same reading than I… Read more »

Long time, No blog……

Dana   September 16, 2015   No Comments on Long time, No blog……
My Bouquet

I really haven’t forgotten about this blog.  You see, it’s just that I have been taking a long hard look at what and how I eat and I’m just now feeling confident about sharing it with you.  One thing that I take very seriously is being informed about a subject before I blog about it.  Not that I feel I… Read more »