Happy Thanksgiving!! A Delicious Sugar Cookie Recipe too!!

We’ve been preparing for Thanksgiving by shopping for our dinner and dessert ingredients, working on our next home project for our YouTube channel video of the week, and trying to get in little snippets of decorating for Christmas. It’s been a busy couple of weeks but we’re getting so excited to see everyone, enjoy some…

Gluten Free Apple Pie

Welcome November! I’m watching the last of the Autumn leaves falling, a slight drizzle tinkling down, a soft breeze blowing in the open windows and enjoying the last of the mild temperatures. I took a day to rest and enjoy the day after a busy weekend and crazy week last week. Over the weekend, I…

Fall Fun and Cider Donut Cake

Hi All! What a Gorgeous weekend of sun and warmth, and fun Fall activities with my hubby and son! Saturday we had a lovely breakfast then visited a local farm. We shopped in the country store, went on a hay ride, and bought some pumpkins for our front patio and deck. The day provided gorgeous…

Vegan chocolate cupcakes with Vegan Cream cheese frosting

Hello chocolate lovers! This week was another busy week at the cottage and those allergens in the air are vicious! There have been cold headache hats, warm heating pads to soothe and hot teas and lots of rest when we could, but also a lot of work around the cottage for our YouTube channel and…

Orange Bundt Cake

What a busy week! My husband and I were wrapping up projects for the season, decorated for Autumn, participated in a Town Wide Tag Sale, saw our son off on his last year of college, celebrated my husband Paul’s 50th birthday and did some yummy cooking and baking! It was a busy time, but full…

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…

That Summer feeling

Well, this weekend was remarkable. The heat, was… phew, intense, but we are blessed to have air conditioning and a pool. We went in the pool while the Beach Boys Greatest Hits played and hung out on the deck playing games and eating lunch al fresco. We hung out in the air conditioning while playing…

Tuesday’s Thoughts and Lemony Goodness

On this calm and rainy day, I find myself reflecting on spring, on the goings-on of the season and in the world lately, while sitting by the fire and sipping my green tea. These types of days are reflective for me and it gives me repose to what’s been happening in our lives and helps…

Hello Monday!!

This past weekend was nice and relaxing and full of yummy food. We’ve been trying some new foods, trying out some new recipes and enjoying some theme weeks past couple of weeks. Last week was Southern foods and this week we’ve been enjoying German foods. Last night we enjoyed Schnitzel, but it was a vegan…