Caramel Apple Coffee Cake

Happy Holidays to everyone! As a special gift to all those wonderful readers from all over the world I am giving you an easy recipe. My sweet friend Melissa sent me a jar of homemade apple butter as a gift. This is a big deal because generally people don’t cook for me and I know…

Cookbook!

If you are wondering where I have been then let me tell you. I just finished and published my first cookbook! It has plenty of new recipes and all your old favorites from the blog put into handy sections so everything is easy to find. Available from amazon.com for Kindle. If you don’t have a…

2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,400 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 23 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the…

Hobbit Day

When I was a preteen-teenager my mom invented Hobbit Day. We chose one day in the autumn and ate and drank and played games. No television, no electric lights, not even music from the radio. We would sometimes read our favorite part of the book or when questing was popular my mom would make up…