• From My Kitchen

    Sunday Morning

    I love to bake on Sunday mornings, so today I decided to make some Sour Cream Coffee Cake. It was the perfect companion to my 11th cup of coffee! I also made it bc Breanna came home last night, and I knew she'd join me for a piece this morning. Here's the recipe… SOUR CREAM COFFEE CAKE 1 c. sugar1…

  • Family,  From My Kitchen,  Good Things

    Small Pleasures

    I love sitting here blogging on quiet Saturday mornings. It's one of the things I look forward to on the weekends (although it doesn't always happen). Recently I've discovered a couple of other things I love, and I thought I'd share them with you. Keep in mind, I'm only giving you my opinion on these things – and as my…

  • Stitching

    Finishes!

    Here are some photos of the lovely finished pieces that some of you have been sweet enough to show to me! I love seeing them, and I'm just sorry it's taken me so long to post them – I also think I may be missing a few pictures, bc I have so many folders on my computer that I drop…

  • Gardening

    Green.

    Spring comes a little later around here than in some other places, so although I don't have much blooming around my house yet, I'm quite happy with the fresh spots of green here and there. The baby sedum…   The bee balm and the geranium from Mom's garden that she gave to me last year (although my dad was actually the one…

  • Crazy Kids,  Family,  Travel

    Beautiful Day, part 2

    When Mike took Sophie to the Keystone Snow Fort, Sabrina and I went off to ski. I'm not an expert skier like Bean (Bre is my snowboarder chick, and she couldn't go along with us bc she had classes to attend), nor do I aspire to be one. Although I love to go nice and straight and somewhat fast down…