Even the Tulip Poplar gets in on the act!
Finding satisfaction in the everyday.
It is a secluded little place, with white table cloths and glowing lights.
The great thing about cities is that they serve their citizens in unique ways.
It is true that we’ve stayed everywhere from the Four Seasons to the Hampton Inn in Chicago.
Forget the bad press; this is a city that offers all of the urban amenities plus the warmth and hospitality of an ethnic base.
I combined the ideas from several recipes, looked at what I had in the fridge, and set about to put these grains to good use. (This is often my approach. I call it seat-of-the-pants cooking.)
Back to your childhood, when you lay in the grass watching the leaves dance and sparkle in the late afternoon sunshine.
“Mom, why don’t you have another email to give out when you don’t really want to give out your email?” Brilliant.
“Who loves a garden still his Eden keeps” — A. Bronson Alcott It is a refrain…
Use that leftover coffee to make a delicious coffee smoothie.
Easy is the word for this recipe. It’s better than plain old chicken soup for…
May flowers! If you have a park, field, or woods nearby, head out during May…
Chicago’s Old Town The weather threw us a curve ball the last time we visited…
When you remodel a kitchen, the possibilties for reorganization seem endless. Yet, there are limitations…
Brightly colored and persistently blooming throughout the growing season, it is hard for any gardener to resist the lure of annuals, even as those doe eyes watch you dig your planting holes.
There are some plants that have escaped deer “predators” year after year.
Over the years, I have discovered that you can freeze spanakopita before baking it; when you are ready to eat it, just put the frozen, prepared pie into a cold oven and then set the oven to 350°F. It may take an hour for the pie to warm through.
Many people aren’t brave enough to ask for help.
Use podcasts as a carrot to get yourself to exercise, become informed, or just for fun.
Cleaning toilets can be easy if you stick to a schedule