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To Remove Freckles….

If you have even a single freckle you will probably relate to this post. If you have red hair or fair skin, I know you will REALLY relate to this post. As a red head, fair skin and freckles come with the territory, there is no way around it. As a young person I was […]

Homemade Herb Croutons and Wilted Swiss Chard Salad

My sweet mama gave us leftover bread crusts from the finger sandwiches she made for the shower. She knew I would find something to do with them. I have always wanted to make herb croutons so we tried it. I thought I would share the recipe. You need:3 T olive oil4 minced garlic clovesrosemary thyme […]

An Owl, a Sea Otter, A Bedtime Blessing and a Baby Shower

A dear friend of mine is due to have her first baby in July. We had a surprise baby shower for her yesterday. The little ladies and I gave her a basketful of homemade gifts. The girls decorated an apron for her with leaf prints ( I actually forgot to photograph it…that’s how crazy yesterday […]

Corner View- Ohio "Cityscapes"

Flowers to you my corner view friends, we did not make it to the city. We are more country mice kind of people. We are herb eatin’….. Watermelon eatin’….. Tree worshippin’….. Nature hikin’….. Barefoot tree climbin’ …. The “can I make it all the way to the Robin’s nest?” tree climbin’ kind of people! We […]

Making Rosewater Method #2

Last week, I showed you how to make rosewater using a homemade still. Here is method #2, (from Rosemary Gladstar’s “Herbs for Natural Beauty”) a VERY simple way to make rosewater, but you must wait 2-3 weeks for results. To make rosewater you need:fresh roses or rose petals- the stronger the scent the better3 parts […]

Interview Me??

The very talented and creative felt artist D, The Magic Onions, asked to interview yours truly. I am so honored and touched that she took the time to dedicate a post about me. I have been following her since my first week blogging and have been addicted to her posts ever since. Hop over to […]