Category Archives: General Musing

Bringing Sally Lunns Home

  One of my favorite meals in Bath was at Sally Lunn’s, the home of the famous Sally Lunn Bun. This iconic brioche-like creation can be used as a base for butter and jam, (or even better, clotted cream) paired … Continue reading

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Great Britain

There were abbeys and castles, cream teas and Scottish pasties, daunting “full English” breakfasts. The history and grandeur of the Roman Baths, and the serenades of street musicians at every turn in lovely Bath Spa. The long climb to the … Continue reading

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Goodbye Sam

  We said goodbye to Sam on Saturday. Our little force of nature with the big personality let us know that it was time for him to go. It shouldn’t have been the surprise that it was. Sam was just … Continue reading

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There’s Color Here

Passed a nursery yesterday tempting gardeners in with a sign that read, “There’s Color Here.” Happily, there’s color here, there, and everywhere now that it’s June! Rhododendrons and Azaleas  burst into bloom almost while we watch. Crabapple trees mirror spun … Continue reading

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Farm Egg

Not just any egg. A farm egg with tight albumin and rosy yolk. A local egg purchased from a purveyor you call by name. Comparison to store bought a mere accident of size and shape. A world of difference in quality … Continue reading

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Farmer’s Market

Spring at the farmer’s market. Pent up enthusiasm for the new harvest resulting in a  scamper to gather up armloads of lettuce crisp with the flavor of sunshine and showers. Reaching for freshly gathered eggs,  their softly tinted shells protecting richly … Continue reading

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Email Contact

Determined to sit in front of my computer today until I’ve waded through the string of unattended emails that populate my inbox. Guilt at not attending yet another yoga class eliminated by the click of a mouse. Musing that a … Continue reading

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