Suzi's Blog

And on the Table

Why do people put flowers on the dining room table? For beauty? For luster? Does it seem sensuous? In our weekend house, we have a big, very big cherry wood dining table. Over the fifteen years we’ve enjoyed our getaway, we’ve added new plants outside every year. When we bought these peonies three years ago,…

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A Personal Rant About Pictures

There is no picture to this post. Normally I do put a picture up. One picture at the top, and sometimes one or two more at the bottom Three is the max. It's enough. I am sick, really sick of web posts with endless pictures before you get to the actual recipe. I just looked…

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Office Improvements

Do you have a difficult time with your office? The desk? The things? All those things? Getting a wireless mouse for my computer was supposed to eliminate that cluttering wire that was always in the way. But with no wire, I now was losing my mouse. I simply could not find it in the mass…

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Planning Ahead for Thanksgiving

Once the snow disappears, and that was just a month ago, we watch the emergence of wildlife upstate. We have three acres, hundreds of trees, and many animal visitors. There is a family of wild turkeys that patrols our neighborhood. At any time, anywhere from one to seven turkeys can appear on the meadow in front…

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