Win the Cookbook That Will Make You Fearless in the Kitchen

Cook's Illustrated Cookbook Giveaway

It had to be some kind of magic. Not dark magic, the good kind. The kind that fairy godmothers had. And my mother had it too. We watched in awe as she added several not-so-tasty ingredients to a giant bowl and mixed them together. We were entranced as she kneaded, allowing the day’s frustrations to work […]

Jane Austen – Favorite Things Giveaway

Jane Austen Giveaway - Northanger Abbey & Persuasion |

FAVORITE THINGS – JANE AUSTEN GIVEAWAY – WINNER ANNOUNCED! We decided since this was an old-school giveaway, we’d do an old-school drawing.  Names were written on slips of paper that were placed in a basket, shaken well, then one name was drawn. Congratulations Hannah!  Please contact me by email to claim your prize! I’m glad […]

Spring and Hail

Yesterday was the first day of Spring.  It hailed.  I always remember the beauty of Spring and look forward to it all winter, and forget about her temper tantrums (or in this case, temperature tantrums I suppose). Of course, there are some cheery Spring things to look forward to!  I’ll be hosting a bookmaking workshop […]

Another Blog Giveaway!

Sorry that I’m a bit late with this, but better late than never!  Our final Blog Giveaway in celebration of our anniversary is this printable set: You can read more about the set HERE.  Please note that this is a digital file download, and the photos above are just a “serving suggestion”.  You can print […]