Tag Archives: Almond

Sunsets and Suntans.

Sunsets and Suntans.

It’s officially Summertime. There’s always time when we’re on Summertime. It’s like a magical time zone where days are long and nights are cool. Where sunsets are made of cotton candy clouds and violet watercolour skies. Where the grass is green and the flowers greet you with a smile. Where the popsicles are always cold…
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Bloomin’ Cake.

Bloomin’ Cake.

Today you can find me over on The White Library. I made a super pretty super tasty Chocolate Covered Almond Cake for Sandra and her beautiful blog. It seemed only fair after she revealed her secrets to designing the perfect dessert table. If you didn’t visit The White Library yesterday then make sure to stop…
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As Nature Intended.

As Nature Intended.

Have you ever caught yourself marveling at the absolute perfection of nature? Fluffy clouds inexplicably shaped like familiar everyday objects. Beautifully red and romantically heart-shaped strawberries. Honeycombs, flawless hexagons built by determined bees and filled with the sweetest honey. Shimmering lustrous pearls hidden inside unassuming oysters settled on the ocean floor. Bits of simple twigs…
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The Spirit.

The Spirit.

As the first snowflakes of the season flutter to the frozen ground I find my thoughts drifting to childhood memories of this time of year. Crackling fires, snowman sentinels, cozy socks and silver sprinkles. Momentary snow blindness after an exciting snowball fight. Mismatched pairs of shoes piled in the front hall. The soft glow of…
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Good For What Ails You.

Good For What Ails You.

I get the hiccups. Quite frequently. It’s an annoyance. It’s a curse. Now let me be clear. We’re not talking those aw-isn’t-that-cute-she-squeeks-like-a-mouse kind of hiccups. We’re talking feels-like-I’ve-been-kicked-in-the-throat-by-a-workhorse-gasping-for-breath-like-I’m-drowning kind of hiccups. These are grown up hiccups people. The man to hold the world record for the longest case of hiccups is named Charles Osborne who…
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