Beautiful weekend and a Special Birthday celebration!

HI there!! This past week was filled with lots of Fall cleaning, more decorating and baking. This past weekend, we celebrated my son’s 21st birthday!! We had such a wonderful time going to our local winery, listening to some great vocal & acoustic performances from the talented Andy Cavanaugh, and having a lovely takeout meal…

Chocolate Bread and another Monday

Happy Monday Everyone!! Hope you all had a lovely weekend! Our weekend was full of projects in the front yard, in front of our picket fence and trying to redo the design (landscaping) of the front yard. Next year, we will be redoing a new and improved picket fence, but we wanted to tackle the…

Beautiful Weekend

This weekend was Amazing with my hubby for our Anniversary!! We visited a beautiful vineyard, ran into 2 old, great friends, enjoyed a picnic lunch with our son in our yard with pool time on a beautiful sunny day (which is so great, because it’s been constantly raining this summer), and got to have time…

Marvelous Monday

Hello Everyone!! How’s everyone today? Another rainy day here in New England, and with the exception of a ton of fungi growing, ugh, everything does look quite lush in the yard and gardens. I have saved a ton of water this year and not watering as much, so that’s Marvelous!! How’s the weather where you…

Monday’s Happenings

Happy Monday!! How was everyone’s weekend? I had a very special weekend this past weekend! I celebrated my birthday with my family and the weather was lovely! Saturday, My husband, son and I shopped my favorite places! First we shopped at Home Goods and found some great beachy items and then stopped home for lunch….

Monday’s Happenings

Happy Monday everyone!! It’s a gloomy rainy day today and will be for a couple of days here in New England, so I’ll be focusing on household cleaning and organizing as well as getting some much needed rest and book reading in. My go-to books are usually anything by Sarah Addison Allen. Before the rain…

Blueberry Bread

This was delicious! It was such a great treat for breakfast during Father’s day weekend! You can use fresh blueberries, but I prefer Wyman’s Frozen Wild Maine blueberries, as they’re small & taste the best I think. I like the small blueberries in breads & cakes. This goes so well paired with a tea or…

Breakfast Sundae

Hi All! 😃 So happy to be posting again! It’s been awhile! My family & I are on a mission to eat healthier & breakfast is one of those times where it gets more and more difficult to come up with delicious AND healthy meals that add variety to our diet. Well, I had seen…

Pumpkin Pecan Bread

  I woke up the other morning with a craving for Fall flavors & decided to make a quick bread that had pumpkin in it. I always keep canned pumpkin on hand in the pantry, for these such occasions. It was delicious with my Earl Grey tea. I imagine it’s delicious with coffee or warm…

Banana Bread Oatmeal

On a hectic morning, you need to have a quick breakfast, but a healthy & hearty one to start the day right. This was something I made one morning in just that situation & it was delicious & satisfying, as well as healthy. If you have Celiac Disease, like myself, or a sensitivity to gluten…