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Roasted Ratatouille -
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      4 comments

I told a friend I'd post my Roasted Veggie Ratatouille recipe for her. Then I remembered that I usually cook in the moment with whatever is on hand. So here's a compromise. Below is similar to what I normally do: Having posted that, I add... Read more
Tomatoes are in!
Monday, August 02, 2010      6 comments

Yesterday I replaced the landscape cloth in the garden and started setting plants, but got ran out by the rain. It rained almost all day! So what's a girl to do? Yup, I pretty much blew off the day. Rain makes me sleepy! I couldn't paint in t... Read more
Just for this week
Sunday, August 01, 2010      4 comments

I am inspired by Kaseycoff's status this morning: "It's reboot day - brand new month!" I've heard of programs like "31 days to a new you" and "100 days to greatness", etc., but I think I'll just take the week. Just this week for starters. Today... Read more
What a week!
Friday, July 30, 2010      1 comments

This has been a busy week. I mean, sometimes you turn around and it's Friday and you can only think, "Where did the days go???" Sunday I drove to Ikea with my DS. Three hours up and four hours back due to traffic. I don't even remember Monday a... Read more
An inspiring story of gardening
Tuesday, July 27, 2010      5 comments

I read a story this morning about a young girl who is changing lives with her garden.
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On the road... faucets and fun
Wednesday, July 21, 2010      5 comments

It's been quite an adventure, this trip. We had our largest group ever - with attendees, volunteers and such, around 2700 folks for this youth conference. It was the best yet and I hope to be able to say that after next summer's conference. Spen... Read more
The Monday after... and listening
Tuesday, July 20, 2010      3 comments

First off - this blog should be about the absolutely wonderful weekend of love, laughter and praise to God that happened this weekend. We had over 2400 attendees with lots of volunteers and Priests and incredible folks that made the weekend happ... Read more
Just checking in
Friday, July 16, 2010      3 comments

I only had a few minutes this morning, but I wanted to check in with my SP friends! After being sick on Sunday night and into Tuesday morning, then the car accident on Tuesday, followed by driving 11.5 hours (instead of 10) on Wednesday, I was k... Read more
Staying focused
Monday, July 12, 2010      2 comments

We had a great time this past weekend, walking constantly and dancing and moving. I was loving it! Got some great pirate pics and even went to church to commemorate the 400th anniversary of St. John's Episcopal Church in Hampton. Went on a repl... Read more
Pirates, walking and weightloss
Saturday, July 10, 2010      2 comments

Sheeeeze - some folks will tie anything to pirates! Urp, I mean - uh never mind. After the ball Thursday night, I decided I had waited long enough to weigh in and want... Read more
I have soooooooooooo much to share!
Friday, July 09, 2010      4 comments

Where to start - oh, where to start??? Okay - first - I passed the state exam for Realtor - YEA! I was so scared leading up to it, but the night before I knew I had studied as much as my brain could hold (thus it was spilling over onto my ... Read more
Cucumber uses
Thursday, July 01, 2010      7 comments

The Cucumber From the NY Times Cucumbers contain most of the vitamins you need every day; just one cucumber contains Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Folic Acid, and Vitamin C. Cucumbers als... Read more
Booth confusion and garden photos
Monday, June 28, 2010      7 comments

I had an email from a Sparker who made some pretty great suggestions on the "booth". I appreciate them taking the time to give such a well thought out response. I didn't realize that the pic was a bit confusing and so, decided to try and clear ... Read more
Family, fun and festival
Saturday, June 26, 2010      4 comments

We were a vendor today at a local festival. We took last weekend off so I could get stuff done and study and created a new display for the dog biscuits. I also wanted to add fruit breads and put my herbs on a new display since I wasn't totally h... Read more
CTAC Challenge Watercress and Pear Salad
Monday, June 21, 2010      6 comments

Having an abundant crop (already) of zucchini and cucumbers, I looked for something in the Mayo Cookbook using them... but the Watercress and Grilled Pear Salad halted my progress! I have a good patch of watercress going, had mostly everything ... Read more

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