Witching and Dowsing

Have you ever heard of witching or dowsing? I would imagine that if you’re my age or older, you might know what this is. If you’ve never heard of it, visit Water Dowsing – USGS for more information. When we bought our house in the mountains we didn’t know where the septic tank was. Jack…

Kitchen Dreaming, Again!

Have you ever heard that saying that “the kitchen is the heart of the home”? It’s certainly true in our house and it always will be. I enjoy cooking a lot and I am always on a quest to make my kitchen more functional, attractive, and inviting then it is. After all, with as much…

Hum, Hum, Hummingbirds!

Summer brings more than sunshine, warm weather, baby animals, and flowers. It also brings a large variety of birds and, for those of us who are fortunate enough to have them in our areas, hummingbirds. We love hummingbirds! We mostly have ruby throated hummingbirds at our house, but we sometimes get rufous hummingbirds. The rufous…

Better Banana Cookies

How do I end up with so many bananas that need to be used up? That’s the question of my day! I think from now on I should only buy two at a time for Jack and make sure he eats them before they get too ripe. Banana’s aren’t very expensive, but regardless of that,…