31 January 2016


Congratulations to Anna! Thank you for your faithfulness in leaving comments!

The dish cloth, hair tie and tea will be on their way soon!

A Valentine giveaway
To enter leave a comment on this post.
A random winner will be chosen on 7 February, 2016.
The winner will receive a hand crocheted dish cloth, hand made hair tie and a bag of organic rosehip & hibiscus tea.
Please, no international addresses.

28 January 2016

For My Sailor

(But I desire and long every day to go home and to look upon the day of my return...for already I have suffered and labored at so many things on the waves.)

Fun with a Box


Happy and handsome little guy...

Overalls from Grandpa

17 January 2016

Meatball Cupcakes

Ground beef
Chia seeds
Apple cider vinegar
Maple syrup
Thyme, oregano, bail, sea salt, pepper
Carrots, chopped
Black olives, chopped
Onion, chopped

Top with mashed potatoes and gravy

Saute sliced onion in 1/3 cup olive oil
When onion is browned add 1/4 cup brown rice flour and stir while cooking on low heat
Add 2 cups liquid (broth, kombucha, water)
Stir and increase heat to medium high
Stir until thickened...takes a few minutes


14 January 2016

Digesting the Word

Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested: that is, some books are to be read only in parts, others to be read, but not curiously, and some few to be read wholly, and with diligence and attention.
Sir Francis Bacon
English author, courtier, & philosopher