Sweet treats for Moms in May

Here’s a sweet treat for moms and those who may be thinking of your mothers during this month of May.  You’re all invited to drop by to sample these nuggets of love, laughter and wise counsel.  Check out Mothering Heights to share in the buffet of sweets that Christine Fugate has inspired with the “The 2nd Annual Mothering Heights Mother’s Day Anthology,” a hilarious and poignant online collection of essays on motherhood.     http://www.motheringheights.net/online-anthology-journal/




Chowder for the Wolf at the Door

When 10 pounds of potatoes and a couple dozen ears of corn show up unannounced, welcome them home to the chowder pot. After transforming our

Apple Soup Sendoff

Farewells bring on mingled emotions. Some signal “goodbyes” and others “so longs,” with hopes to stay connected even over long distances. When the time came

Peppered Corn Meal

Preparing the perfect polenta sounds easy enough, but around my kitchen, it takes added patience to work with the grainy flour ground from white or