Travel Planning

This week

Henry spent the week in Jackson at the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival. The boys and I had five days to get into some serious fun. Of course, when we are having this much fun you can’t expect me to…

As American as…

Last week the latest issue of Sunset came. For some reason I had five minutes to myself when it arrived. I quickly flipped through looking for inspiration. Then I saw it: apple pie. I’ve never made an apple pie, but…

Pickles

Tomorrow I am going to buy a jar lifter. They are cheap and useful and I’m getting tired of scalding my arms and hands. Tongs just don’t do the job. I’m cutting myself a little slack since this is my…

Curried carrot soup

Last night I whipped up a little deliciousness I like to call “Curried Carrot Soup”. I call it that because that is the title of the recipe in the book “A Beautiful Bowl of Soup” by Paulette Mitchell. The recipe…