September Gardening Tips

Ah, September – the days turn golden and the harvest is plentiful!   Whether you are beginning the process of putting your garden to rest for the winter season or gearing up for a fresh start, September can be one of the busiest months in the garden. Let’s just hope the weather cooperates. Check out these Tips for September […]

Grilled Banana Split

With fall fast approaching, Here is a fun spin on the classic banana split that the whole family is sure to love.  Grilled Banana Split Makes 1 2 tablespoons maple syrup ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 medium banana, peel on, halved lengthwise 2-3 scoops ice cream of your choice ¼ cup or caramel sauce 2 tablespoons chopped […]

Thoughtful Thursday

ONE PEACEFUL WORD American English: peaceful Arabic: مُسَالِمٌ Brazilian Portuguese: pacific Chinese: 和平的 Croatian: miran Czech: mírový Danish: fredelig Dutch: vredig European Spanish: pacific Finnish: rauhallinen French: paisible German: friedlich Greek: ειρηνικός Italian: pacific Japanese: 平和な Korean: 평화로운 Norwegian: fredelig Polish: spokojny Portuguese: pacífico Romanian: pașnic Russian: мирный Spanish: pacífico  en paz Swedish: fridfull Thai: […]

Giving A Speech

Giving a Speech Sucks Nine months of planning, calculating, researching and investigating. Dozens, no hundreds of first drafts thrown into the dead zone. Speech after speech, rewrite after rewrite left these eyes staring blankly at words. Grafts and numbers didn’t make sense anymore. Nothing made sense. In a blur of twisted knots, my belly flipped […]