The days are slowly beginning to grow warmer and longer. The comforting rich foods of winter is beginning to wane into lighter brighter menu choices. Root vegetables and hearty rich creamy soups are giving way to lighter offerings featuring a range of tasty tender greens. These farm-to-fork recipes make the […]
Tag: Spring Time
Ready for Spring!
The snow is still on the ground, yet I wait anxiously for spring It has been a harsh winter this year, what with the Polar vortex and the never ending Ice storms , we are just about done with our tolerance to the frigid winter. The weather played havoc the […]
Spring Blooms ~ Lilacs
Is there anything more beautiful than a Lilac bush in Spring ? Lilac (Syringa) plants are mainly grown for their beautiful blooms and their intense fragrance. With its sweet scent, pastel blooms, and heart-shape leaves, lilac stands out as a welcome harbinger of spring. The spring-blooming lilac comes in a […]
The Earth Laughs In Flowers
“The earth laughs in flowers” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson. Having waited for Spring for so long , glad to see, it is here now.The rains had washed the earth of it’s winter slumber and suddenly the earth smiles once again. If you like me enjoy flowers, walk along ,to see […]
Birds and the bees. What about the chipmunks ??
It’s that time of the year again, when all the bird feeders are full, flowers blooming everywhere, the landscape is painted in green. Joyful is the season, when birds return home…. So “Help me God!”…….. Do you spot me ? Yes, I am devising a plan, to decode the bird […]
Signs of Spring
The days are slowly getting longer, perhaps the tree tops can see it better than me walking under them, that Spring is in the vicinity. The tree are beginning to show tiny buds, against the bright blue sky. The joy is palpable, as I take in all the fresh air, […]