Christmas 2017

After a week of baking and cooking, Christmas has finally arrived! The sights and sounds of Christmas are capable of lifting the lowest of spirits up, up, and away. Nature takes part in the festivities too. A little snow came (and went) over Christmas Eve. Here are the Christmas decorations around the altar at the […]

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Christmas Chocolates

Now that the weather is cooler, and the temperature inside the house hovers around 68°F, I’ve started making chocolates again.  In just over a month, it will be a year since I took a chocolatiering course given by École Chocolat.  What fond memories I have of that course!  Since then, I’ve practiced here and there, […]

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What is this???

Can you take a guess what this is a photo of?  A floating ring coming straight at you?  It’s actually the top of an opened bottle of sparkling, non-alcoholic cider.  Strange but true.   Here is a photo of the photographer himself (my teenage son).

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