Playing Catch Up

I have been missing for a couple of weeks. Work, a trip to visit my sister in the wine country, playing catch up with work, canning, soap, garden, including picking off at least 35 - 40 tomato hornworms, and a little of everything else. Sometimes everything becomes a distraction, but time to get back to …

Fires!

I haven't had a chance to write for a couple of days.  I apologize! We have had a very - interesting - July 4th holiday. Saturday Brian and I went into town to see a movie.  This doesn't happen very often, maybe once or twice a year.  As we were walking out, it looked smoky …

Boys and their toys

Don't you just love them? Brian has been (drooling) wanting a ceramic grill (like the Big Green Egg) for many years, but I just couldn't justify the price tag.  So last week when I found a different version (The Pit Boss) for a LOT less, I decided to get him one for his birthday.  It …