Flowers and more flowers


St Louis Arch

My Favorite Farmer’s Market Recipe

I like to use heirloom tomatoes so I buy them at the farmer’s market. Any color is good in this recipe. If you can’t find them or they are too expensive, try the smaller grape or cherry tomatoes as they have better flavor. Ingredients 1 large or three small heirloom tomatoes 1 ear of corn … Continue reading

40 Things Before I’m, uhhh, 39 again?

I saw this on a friend’s Facebook page, and she saw it on someone’s blog, but I thought it was a great idea, so I am poaching it and posting it here. I hope it inspires others to make some goals or just think about something you would really like to accomplish. As I have … Continue reading

The World’s Best Black Beans

You might think that’s a bit of an exaggeration and it might be, but they also might be the best black beans you’ve ever tasted. This recipe has been tweaked and adjusted with additions of this and that over the years but I always end up coming back to my tried and true, original recipe. … Continue reading

A Fork in the Road

The recent events in my life have completely changed my path and although I am not ready to really talk it out yet, I know I have to get back to some of the “normal” parts of my life so I’m starting over with my blog. I’ve given it a new look, new categories and … Continue reading

Anywhere but Here

It’s been nearly a month since “the day” that I feared & dreaded more than any other. I miss her so much. I have been a bit out of the loop but I’m back at my full week of work & I just want to pack it up & go somewhere far away… Spain, Paris, … Continue reading