Mary, Mary quite contrary, how does your garden grow?  With silver bells and cockle shells and pretty maids all in a row?  Good for you, Mary.  Mine grows like a jungle. Matt & I finally put some cattle panel up in the garden last night.  Our cucumbers were taking over our lettuce.  Of course, even…

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Since I went and picked fresh blueberries on Saturday morning, I decided to make some homemade blueberry muffins.  I decided to freeze the blueberries first, in hopes that they would hold up better in the muffins.  They just came out of the oven.  I’m going to have them for breakfast, but have no intention of…

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This is one of those great recipes that starts with a cake mix, cutting the prep time in half.  Dipping the miniature cakes can be a bit messy, but it’s well worth it. Ingredients 1 box yellow cake mix 3 eggs 1/3 cup oil 1 1/4 cup water or unsweetened juice 1 (16 oz..) pkg…

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I’ve had a lot of fun scrapbooking.  It’s been great fun to go through all of the old photos.  I’ve made pages for different ages, different parts of the family, and for holidays.

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This weekend was very busy.  The Gibson County Antique Machinery Show was this weekend, as well as the first set construction for Gibson County Theatre Company’s production of The Sound of Music.  Saturday was particularly busy for me. I has a meeting at the house with a client at 9AM.  I am currently working on a…

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Oatmeal Cinnnamon Chip Cookies are one of my favorite dessert foods in the fall.  They have a great warm flavor that cuts thru the first of the autumn chill, of course they are good about any time of year.  I’m actually thinking about making some for open class at the fair.

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I love hard candy, and it seems that most of my friends and family do too.  The flavorings available for this candy range from cinnamon and wintergreen, to grape and cherry, to coffee and horehound – but I have found that the most popular flavors I make are cinnamon and sour grape (this one requires…

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My first love in high school was always show choir.  That’s right, I was a gleek long before it was cool.  So, of course, my scrapbook has a large section of pages dedicated to it.  I have some very simple pages with just show momentos, and some more complex ones. Along with choir, I loved being…

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Of course, I mean blocking in the theatrical sense.  We are still working on blocking scenes for the upcoming Gibson County Theatre Company production of The Sound of Music.  Though, “we” really has nothing to do with me in this case, I’m not even in the play, but I’ve been to every rehearsal so far. …

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