If You Caught a Moment and Put it in a Jar

It should have been a disaster.  We’d driven so far, spent so much money on this mini-vacation, the list of fun activities (hiking, lighthouses, waterfalls) all outdoors.  But it was so, so wet.  Rain — the fat kind, the drip-down-your-collar kind — and fog — a thick wooly blanket that hid everything — conspired against... Continue Reading →

Make-Ahead Meals

Just for kicks -- here are the five make-ahead meals we made at Stepping Up Sabbath today.  (You can read more about that here.)  I really don't know the origin of all of them:  probably allrecipes.com, bhg.com, family friends...  They've been tweaked and reworked a bit, and you might be able to find the originals... Continue Reading →

When you’re just. so. tired.

Way back in 2002, my husband and I happily went to see the first of The Lord of the Rings movies.  Aside from all of the swashbuckle and magic, the moment in the movie that struck me most forcibly was when old Bilbo, the hobbit, says that he is spread too thin, like butter scraped... Continue Reading →

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