Strawberry Season

Strawberry season for us in New England is a few weeks away. There really is something about sitting in a field full of strawberry plants, the sun shining down on your face, the birds singing and the smell of life in the air. I've always loved quiet moments, those moments you smile to yourself because… Continue reading Strawberry Season

Crisps and crumbles

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

Most days I find that everything is right with the world. I am healthy. I am loved. I am happy. Ethan, Thomas and Marcy bring me absolute joy. Fresh cut grass and the smell of watermelon make me smile. Warm paper from the printer and crisp pages of a brand new book bring me pleasure.… Continue reading Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp


Berry Cinnamon Swirl Bread

Joy the Baker's Baking Bootcamp has brought us this Berry Cinnamon Swirl Bread. Click the link for a step by step depiction of the recipe. It starts with sugar and yeast, a bit of milk and butter plus an egg yolk for richness= the basis of a stellar dough. Once the mixture is frothy and bubbly, we can add… Continue reading Berry Cinnamon Swirl Bread