This weekend unofficially kicks off summer, so let’s make an event of it and make some ice cream sandwiches! The idea of dedicating an afternoon to ice cream sandwich-making with kids (or sweet-toothed adults) is a lot of fun…and let’s face it, it’s hard to beat the combo of fresh cold ice cream and home…

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It’s Brimfield week, and you know what that means…fabulous finds are calling my name. But once I’m there, a little later in the day when I need that second wind to kick in (I’ve been going since 5 a.m.), a secret little vice (or voice) takes over and calls my name. The secret little vice?…

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“Moss it!”, is my favorite expression these days. I’m talking about beautiful natural green moss that has become one of my go-to styling secrets. Moss gives any potted plant more  of a finished look. It also helps keeps plants from drying out too quickly. The beauty of moss (other than the color) is that it’s…

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One of the options for pizza toppings that always gets rave reviews is pesto. Every summer and fall we harvest our basil from the kitchen garden and make batches of pesto to freeze for the year ahead. I find that the best way to highlight the pesto on pizza, is to keep the pie white.…

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