Baking Stories

When there’s something strange in your oven… Who ya gonna call??

The timing was exquisite. I mean, after having our oven for only 5 years and it being Halloween weekend, it couldn't have been more perfect. Getting to the point - our oven broke. Yes, it broke. *very sad face* ... First, the thermometer went ka-put. One night while roasting potatoes, it never stopped heating once… Continue reading When there’s something strange in your oven… Who ya gonna call??

Mindfulness, My Lists

Gratitude in Pizza Dough and Table Talk

"This a wonderful day. I’ve never seen this one before.”- Maya Angelou Last night, we were sitting around the dinner table. All 5 of us. Having a great discussion about all the different religions and spiritual beliefs held by people all over the world. And it made me grateful. So grateful to be married to… Continue reading Gratitude in Pizza Dough and Table Talk

Journaling

it’s Midsummer and I haven’t fulfilled my Night’s Dream

We're halfway through the year and I haven't at all accomplished what I wanted or had hoped to in regards to my blog. The weeks and months have simply flown by, even though some days seemed to drag on forever. I had blog idea after blog idea pop into my head with full intentions of… Continue reading it’s Midsummer and I haven’t fulfilled my Night’s Dream

Travel

An Overberg Odyssey

There are train tracks that start in the Port of Cape Town and go all the way up and around mountains to the Elgin Railway Market. This enchanting ride along the Ceres Railway was one of our outings during my visit to South Africa this past holiday. Opened in 2018, the market resides in the… Continue reading An Overberg Odyssey