Tag: Home Made Winter

For the Cold and Snow Weary: Keep Calm and Winter On Projects and Recipes

For the Cold and Snow Weary, Keep Calm and Winter On Projects, DIYs and Recipes, good for your mental health and your tummy! Find recipes to make your own mulling spice, dish up some delicious and hearty Chicken-Bacon Pot Pie, serve up a bowl of the best Winter Minestrone, feed the birds with three creative…

Feeding Our Feathered Friends

With our cold and wintery weather I’ve been more conscientious about feeding our feathered friends. I had some special guests at my table with our snow showers last week. In addition to keeping our bird feeders filled, I put out a winter buffet for seed, nut and fruit eaters.  I spread a mixture of cornmeal and peanut…

Novel Baking: Mulling Spice & Spicy Cider

We had our first snow this week, two inches to give us a nice dusting and for some timely winter atmosphere for Home Made Winter with The Novel Bakers! While snow is frightful lately in the Northeast and Midwest (and more recently in Atlanta), it’s something I look forward to since it’s a rare occurrence is usually here today, gone tomorrow. A…

Novel Baking: Irish Stew with Soda Bread

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with Home Made Winter. (County Kerry, Ireland, photo by Oof Verschuren, Home Made Winter) Yvette van Bovan’s Home Made Winter is full of comforting winter food, including inspiration from Ireland where she spent her childhood. Irish Stew with Soda Bread sounded like the perfect recipe with our unusually cold winter weather~ hearty,…

Novel Baking: Home Made Winter

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with Home Made Winter. HOME MADE blew readers away with its stunning package, delicious recipes, beautiful photos, step-by-step instruction, and Yvette van Boven’s own hand-drawn artwork throughout the book. Van Boven’s passion for great food and good humor could be felt on every page in the book. Now, in the follow-up HOME…