Author Archives: HelenFern

What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #438

NOTE: The link is fixed! I’m so sorry! Thank you all for bringing it to my attention!    Happy Fall! Yesterday was the first official day of fall and we got rain! I love the fresh smell of rain – … Continue reading

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A Hobbit Celebration

Happy Birthday to Bilbo and Frodo Baggins! Tomorrow is their birthdays and to celebrate the day, let’s be a hobbit for a day and celebrate the Shire. Invite some friends. But one key thing to note – hobbits do not … Continue reading

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The Essence of Summer Tea – Making your own herbal teas

I have several kinds of herbs in my garden. Some are for cooking and some are for teas. I love to put together my own flavors and, as summer comes to a close, what better time to create those delicious … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #437

Ah. Sunday morning. The day of rest – Sunday Funday. As I lingered in bed this morning it dawned on me – I never got the party started!!! So I bounced out of bed and here it is!! So sorry … Continue reading

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Basil Pesto – Saving the Harvest

I’ve never had a lot of luck with basil. The plants were always sparse and sad looking. So this year I planted three – and guess what? They did fabulously. I’ve been using basil in everything!! I’ve preserved some by … Continue reading

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