Upside Down Tomato Plants

I didn’t want to tell you about this until I was sure it was going to work.  Hooray!  It’s working. I do not have a good spot in my yard to grow tomatoes.  My back yard is too shady, can’t put them in the front yard, and my side where I get most of the [...]

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The Postmistress

by: Sarah Blake History comes to life in The Postmistress, a novel that takes readers back to the early 1940s, when the war raging in Europe showed no end in sight and America was on the brink of joining the fray. Through the eyes of three very different women, author Sarah Blake traces America’s journey [...]

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Toasted Coconut Ice Cream

Holidays and family get togethers inspire me to make home-made ice cream.  Now that we have a counter top style ice cream maker it’s so much easier than the ‘old-timey’ way of using the kind of ice cream freezer that you add ice and rock salt to.  (I’m old enough that I even remember as [...]

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