A Beautiful Weekend, Waffle Recipe and lots of apple-y goodness 🍎

Hello Everyone! Did you have a lovely weekend? This weekend was filled with beautiful weather, a fun afternoon with my husband and son, a relaxing and fun afternoon apple picking, and a visit with my whole family. On Saturday, after picking apples, I made homemade applesauce. This is an applesauce recipe that’s made every year….

Paul turned 50! (And a Recipe for Broccoli and Cheese)

This past week my husband Paul turned 50! We enjoyed his last week being at home while I finished my recovery and celebrated his special day and again on the weekend with our children. Last evening with supper, we enjoyed a broccoli and cheese side dish. I make this every Thanksgiving, but we made it…

Recovering nicely

After a rough few weeks of healing, I’m on the mend. I still have several weeks to heal completely as I’ve had a major surgery, but I’m feeling more myself and so glad I’m healing. I was diagnosed with severe endometriosis and adenomyosis and had the disease removed by a very skillful and empathetic doctor….

Another Dream Realized ❤️

Yesterday my husband, son and I launched our new YouTube channel!! We started with a short welcome video and today was our first official video! Our channel is called “Brambleberry Cottage”. The name “Brambleberry Cottage” is a name we’ve called our home for many years now because of our raspberry and blackberry bushes we’ve planted…

A Lovely Weekend with my family

After a busy week, my family and I were able to have a relaxing weekend and enjoy time together. We’ve been preparing our YouTube channel and getting a lot of projects done around the gardens, so it was so nice to relax and enjoy. The weekend started with a night of movies and rest. Saturday…

What a day this has been, what a rare mood I’m in…

Happy belated Valentine’s day to you all! Paul & I celebrated last evening with a night in enjoying a lovely baked macaroni and cheese dinner paired with a glass of rose’ and cherry pie for dessert. My Sweet hubby gifted me beautiful red roses, and a healing massage at a local spa along with some…

Broccoli in garlic sauce

Today feels like a Monday to me. The hubby went back to work after he and I have been recuperating from being under the weather for over a week. After spending quality time while healing with my husband, I got a bit spoiled having him around. We rested, had great conversations, laughed a lot and…

A Very Merry Christmas to you!!

I wish all of you around the globe, to my fellow bloggers, to those of you who follow my blog, to everyone, a Lovely, Merry Christmas!! May you all stay Safe and Healthy and enjoy the Holidays!! Thank you to all who follow my blog. It means so much! And a very special thank you…

Happy Winter Solstice!

Yesterday was the first day of Winter & my husband, son & I celebrated by taking a beautiful walk on our trail in the woods in our backyard as well as make gluten free mini graham cracker houses as a village (not award winning for looks, but it sure was fun!). We also continued our…