blueberries

ironwood farm

. . . This past weekend, 2.0 and I made a wee trek to Ironwood Farm. The weather was spectacular, and we were super excited to finally visit Heatherjay in her natural habitat. She has settled there with her partner, Rupert Jannasch (herein, Rupertjay). They are awesome. No lie. You can find the farm at the mouth […]

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chicken sauterne

chicken sauterne

2.0 and I are getting ready. Ready for when I go back to work in September. It’s kind of like getting ready for… Armageddon. Last night I froze big containers of spaghetti sauce. This evening, I made a big pot of chicken sauterne. The leftovers will go into the freezer. I work nights and weekends. […]

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how to paint furniture

As stated in a previous painting tutorial: I ain’t claiming to be no expert. Should you ruin a piece of your furniture whilst attempting to replicate my super awesome style… well, I’m not taking responsibility. Sand ‘er down and try something else. When in doubt, check with someone who is an expert. The people at my Benjamin Moore […]

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cobbler

blackberry cobbler

. . . Remember the blackberries 2.0 picked for me? Sure you do. Well, I decided against jam. Instead, I decided to make a blackberry cobbler for dessert this evening. Let’s face it, if the berries are free, you can do whatever you want with them. No need to preserve them. Gobble them up all […]

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roadside chair re-do

Remember the chair I found by the road? The one 2.0 made me hose down in the yard in case someone had pooped on it? Well, now the Roadside Chair is commonly referred to as the Poop Chair. I resisted and insisted, but each and every time I referred to it as the Roadside Chair, 2.0 would correct […]

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