The antique benches and not-quite-antique table were treated with Briwax while enjoying the ecstasy and heartbreak that is the 2010 World Cup. Is there any greater spectacle than the World Cup? Is there anything worse than polishing furniture?
For those clueless victims and their ilk who claim that the government doesn’t produce anything worth a darn, I present the following: USDA Complete Guide to Home Canning, 2009 revision It’s an excellent reference which I used for my second attempt at home canning: rhubarb …
Best cabbage rolls I have ever made. All the more special because I made them with my own two hands. Simple recipe, and they are beautiful–especially if one uses Savoy cabbage. Here’s what dinner looked like on this pleasant evening:
I feared that Phyllis the Amaryllis was a-goner, but I noticed a teeny, tiny little green nib revealing itself yesterday, and today it had 1/2″ of new growth! Hoping that she delights us as she has these past couple of years.