In the Coming Days: It’s All About B’s

In the Coming Days: It’s All About B’s

Happy Monday, Suzen and I have been traveling and cooking. Over the next week+ we'll share some wonderful food ideas with you. And they all begin with a B. Today's post is about Brian's Simply the Best Baked Beans. But there's more: beverages including...
And on the Table

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...

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...
Office Improvements

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...
Planning Ahead for Thanksgiving

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...