I did something a little wacky. I submitted an article for publication in Brevity Magazine. Now that I’m thinking about it, I don’t know what is crazier: Submitting the article or telling you about all it. The thought of both is making me a little queasy right now. I submitted a short, non-fiction story. And as I think back to when I first started this blog; I would have never had the courage … Continue reading Taking Writing Risks
These have to be the easiest and most delicious cookies I have ever made. The most important thing to keep in mind is, to use exactly what the recipe calls for. Now, this isn’t my normal way of cooking. I like to improvise. And I tried to a couple of times with this recipe and was disappointed with the outcome each time. So, with that … Continue reading 4 Ingredient Almond Joy Cookies
When I was wracking my brain trying to come up with blueberry recipes, I remembered making ice cream in a bag back in my 10th grade biology class. Unfotunately, that may have been the only thing that stuck with me from that class. But, I thought that the recipe was would be perfect to share here. Now, the recipe itself is easy, but you may want to skip arm day … Continue reading No Churn Homemade Maine Blueberry Ice Cream
One question I’ve asked myself from the very beginning is “What is this blog going to be and what am I looking to get out of it?” There’s only so many posts you can do about not knowing what to post, am I right? It certainly seems to be a common theme amongst new bloggers. There must be hundreds of thousands of posts, e-books, courses and probably other super cool types … Continue reading Finding a Place and Purpose For Your Blog. And How To Succeed Once You’ve Found It.
When we found the blueberry bushes in our yard, my mind immediately started racing. I don’t really care for the texture of most fruits, blueberries included. So I needed to be a little creative in what I made out of them. My first thought was jam. I had already been on a toast and jam kick for a while, so it was perfect. A few months ago, my … Continue reading Blueberry Lemon Freezer Jam
I found some blueberry bushes on our property a few weeks ago. We only have 2 acres. But those two are filled with apple trees, blackberry bushes, a pear tree and several blueberry bushes. Most of which we didn’t know about before we bought the house. A few weeks ago, when we found the blueberries, we had already missed out on the first round to … Continue reading Foraging Our Little Lot of Land
My mom is in town and flexing her baking muscles. Thought some of my friends might appreciate having this recipe. Continue reading Elephant Ear Cookies